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Nexus 7 console snag?

I've been messing around with the console on my nexus 7 tablet and the other day while trying to do some simple commands it returns "no devices" before hand it would usually give a serial number of ...
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Run Keyboard Shortcut

Is there a way to run a keyboard shortcut based on what character I am writing on a tablet? For example can I hold down a key while writing on a tablet and successful run a shortcut?
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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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Shrink Senstivity of Tablet

Is there a way to shrink the sensitivity area of the Wacom Tablet? For example I currently own the Bamboo Tablet, but I don't like its current size and would much prefer something much smaller.
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Tablet not correctly registering pen position

My tablet is now registering my pen several inches up and to the right of where it actually is. Video provided: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2m5MNAaaHbYcWd1OTdXXzAtR3M/edit?usp=sharing It's a ...
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Can't change VisTablet PenPad settings

I have a VisTablet PenPad, and it works fine. However, it defaults to pen mode (where it jumps to the pen's location on the penpad) and I need it to be in mouse mode (where it moves relative to where ...
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Stuck in a bootloop

I am stuck in a bootloop for my Freelander PX2. After I tried to extend the internal storage (I have rooted the device successfully), I used the wrong argument and caused the device to be in a ...
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Strange Wacom Graphire 4 issue

I have a Wacom Graphire 4 and Windows 7 (see specs at bottom in needed). My tablet has started doing strange and very annoying things. all of a sudden I won't be able to control the cursor, if I'm on ...
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IE11 webmail issues with touch, Chrome seems not to have

So my company is starting to experiment with giving users tablets (Windows 8.1, Dell Venue 11 tablets). And I'm running into an issue with our webmail application. On a desktop, you'd normally have to ...
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Dell Venue 8 Pro: why is the battery designed to charge up to 87%

I noticed that my Dell Venue 8 Pro (Windows 8.1) battery does not charge more than 87%. So I uninstalled the ACPI-compliant control method. It reinstalled automatically on reboot. The charge was now ...
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How mobile devices can get their geolocation? [closed]

I recently bought an iPad mini. This is the cheaper version, no GPS included. I'm wondering how can these mobile devices get my exact location. I made some research on my PC like checking IP to ...
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tablet + wired network + recharging

Can any tablet simultaneously recharge and use a non-wireless network? The goal is like an always-on kiosk-like touchscreen, in a location that forbids wifi. Ethernet (not Internet) would be e.g. ...
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Changing tablet area for a really old tablet

I found (and are trying to use) a Medion MD 41217 in my house, but it's 4:3 and is HUGE! Every time I installed the driver it came with I blue screened so I googled around and found: ...
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In how far is the Ampere number important for USB powered devices?

Currently, I have three devices that can be charged via USB: Digicam: Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ41 Tablet: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition Smartphone: Nexus 4 (LG) They have three different ...
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Software Keyboard Missing in Flash

On a Lenovo ThinkPad tablet running Windows 8.1, the software keyboard does not appear when running a Flash-based web page in Internet Explorer. Specifically, there is a text box requiring that an ...
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Neo magnet damage to electronics

Ok, so here is the situation. We use tablets, Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite to be exact, in our production facility to deliver configuration parameters to our employees. It is often the case that they ...
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disable tablet back camera

I have a Dell Venue 11 which has a front & back camera. I am developing an application for my device, but I am having an issue activating the front camera. Is there a way to disable the back ...
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Locking Android Tablets - How fool proof is it?

I am the IT manager for a large retailer. We are thinking of purchasing hundreds of Android tablets for our workforce instead of low end laptops, what we used to buy traditionally. The primary use for ...
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How to further dim the screen for Windows 8.1 Metro interface?

For using the tablet in a dark room, I am trying to set my screen dimmer than the lowest brightness setting that windows provides. Just like you would use screen filter in Android devices. So far I ...
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2 projectors + internal screen on Lenovo x230 Tablet?

I teach 100+ classes every year on fraud and ethics. I often need to write notes but people in the back of the room can't see the flipchart. So I want to connect 2 projectors: One would show my pptx ...
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Intel Core processor support for Connected Standby

Do the Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors support the Connected Standby feature in Windows 8.1? Asked differently: is Connected Standby a feature that is limited to the Intel Atom processors? A little ...
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Red ink for Windows 8 Reader App

I'm using the Windows 8 Reader app on a Surface Pro, and I really like the feature that enables you to mark up a PDF with the stylus. Is there any way to change the color of the digital "ink" created ...
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ASUS Tranformer 101G won't charge, but USB connection works

My ASUS TF101G tablet has suddenly stopped charging. If I plug it into the wall (dock+tablet), it won't charge. I tried plugging just the tablet into the wall, it won't charge. I tried just plugging ...
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Asus t100 not turning on

I have an Asus T100 transformer tablet with Windows 8.1. I plugged it in to charge and now it won't turn on. The red charging light is on, and if I hold the power button in for about 10 seconds, this ...
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Using net on a tab [closed]

If I have a tablet through which I can make a call, does that mean I can browse the net using this tab, as normally as I would have done through a cellphone? Is the usage of a dongle/wi-fi for ...
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Is there a way to image or clone a Windows 8 tablet that runs off eMMC storage?

I am attempting to image or clone Windows 8 tablets that run off eMMC storage. The specific device in use in an Asus Vivotab Smart that runs Windows 8 Core. Having attempted traditional imaging ...
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Backup Note Anytime files

I am using the Note Anytime app on Windows 8. I want to save my files, that are transcripts/notes of lectures (and therefore very important to me), but I can't find the files. So how can I backup the ...
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Acer W3-810 Windows8 tablet is suddenly going to be Sleep mode

I had set-up not to go to sleep mode. But, Acer W3-810 tablet is going to be sleep mode... I set all setting of sleep of in Control panel. After Idle timeout, system log 13:21:19 Kernel-Power The ...
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Lock down Windows 8 to run only one app

I am looking to lock down/restrict a Windows 8 tablet to run only one app. The tablet will be used as a remote control for a networked audio system (via a dedicated wifi network with no internet ...
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Disable volume buttons on Windows 8 tablet

Is there a way to disable the volume buttons on my Windows 8 tablet? My workplace is forcing us to use Windows 8 and whenever it is jostled around in my bag its volume goes off of mute which is ...
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What linux distributions exist that will run natively on a tablet? [closed]

I don't need recommendations, I just wanted to know if there exists a distribution that runs or can run natively (not sandboxed in the host os) with documented confirmation, and/or instructions. I ...
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How do I turn off the CTRL-SHIFT bubble underneath my cursor on Windows 7

How do I turn off the little CTRL-SHIFT bubble that pops up on Windows 7 around my cursor? Is the exact problem. For some reason that article and every other bit of help I've found does exactly the ...
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Set specific USB ports to charge-only [duplicate]

On Windows, is there any way to make some USB ports to be charge-only? I do not want to alter the settings of the devices; I want to change the settings of the USB ports on Windows, so that any device ...
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Using Surface Pro as a recording PC [duplicate]

I want to know if it would be possible to connect my laptop to my tablet with a mini display port to HDMI cable and use the tablet to capture the video stream from the laptop i.e. record the screen. ...
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Windows XP Tablet PC Edition does not have input panel tooltip

I am trying to get Windows XP Tablet Edition to run on a tablet PC with touch screen. I know Windows XP is rather old, but there are several reasons why it needs to be XP. I had another Tablet which ...
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Surface Pro 2: differences between Type Cover or Type Cover 2?

With the release of the Surface Pro 2, there is a new version of the Type Cover coming out - the Type Cover 2. It is supposed to be an improvement over the original Type Cover, being both backlit and ...
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install windows 7 on windows 8 tablet possible?

I don't know wether this is the correct forum to ask this question, if not I will remove it. My question is, is it possible to buy a windows 8 tablet with an x86 architecture processor and install ...
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Use Windows laptop as bluetooth keyboard?

Does anyone know of any software that allow me use my laptop (windows, not linux) as a bluetooth keyboard for use on tablets?
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Would Windows 8 tablet features work for a wacom tablet connected to a PC?

It's pretty infamous that Windows 8 is suited more for tablets than PC since there are quite a few features intended just for tablets. My question is: if I connect a Wacom Cintiq tablet for instance, ...
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Remote emacs access to my main computer

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 which runs the Android OS. I have a nice keyboard for it and would like to be able to keep editing and working in emacs when I am not by my main computer. My desire ...
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Dell Latitude ST shows WiFi hardware disabled

My Dell Latitude ST tablet stopped detecting any wireless networks. The card is enabled and the newest drivers are installed but Windows shows that there are no available networks. The Windows ...
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Kocaso M1400 ADB / USB drivers installation on Windows

I'm having trouble installing the Kocaso M1400 USB / ADB drivers on Windows 8. The vendor doesn't seem to provide them and the generic google drivers don't seem to work. The device is powered by a ...
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Quickly open Windows Mobility Center in Windows 8 “tablet” mode

I am using a Surface Pro (2013). I would like to know if there is a quick way to open the Windows Mobility Center desktop program. I like to use this program because it is easy to manipulate ...
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Tablet PC requires double tap for single click in some programs

I've noticed that in some programs, you have to double-tap the screen in order for a single-click to register. In one such program, Osu, there is an option to fix this issue: However, I still have ...
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Is there a way to get/make a driver for Intel GMA 3150 that support OpenGL 2.0

When released the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3150 - also found in Intel Atom N4xx, N5xx (Pineview) processors (ex.: in notebook like various Dell Mini or Inspiron Duo 10.1 hybrid Tablet) was ...
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Would I be able to run a game server on a tablet? [closed]

I want to run a small Garry's Mod server (<8 players) with SRCDS over wifi. What difficulties would I encounter if I were to run a game server on a tablet with a 1.2GHz processor and 512MB of ram? ...
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Using Windows to delete files with unix permissions

Ok so I have a blackberry playbook and I had downloaded a zip file and unzipped the files. Unfortunately, there seems to be some kind of bug where I am unable to delete the extracted files. I keep ...
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On Windows, how can a user batch resize AND preserve star ratings in the resized photos?

This is related to this prior question: How to copy pictures with 3+ stars to tablet preserving folder structure using free tools on Windows? The goal is to move thousands of pictures and folders to ...
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How to Disable SSL in Windows 8 Tablet to Connect Exchange ActiveSync

Okay this is what I think would be a simple question that no-one seems to have answers for, I purchased a new Windows 8 Tablet, a Dell Latitude 10 to be exact, I've already talked to Dell and MS about ...
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What happens if I use a generic wall socket to USB instead of the (much bigger) samsung provided one on my Samsung tablet? [closed]

I have a samsung tablet. It came with a wall socket to USB transformer for charging it, as the port on the tablet isn't a generic port. If I were to use another wall-to-USB charger (which is much ...