Android Enthusiasts Weekly Newsletter
Android Enthusiasts Weekly Newsletter

Top new questions this week:

Disable full screen view in Google Play Books

On my 2013 Nexus 7, the Google Play Books app makes use of the new full screen feature in Android 4.4 KitKat to hide the system bars when the app is in use. This adds nothing useful to the experience, …

4.4-kitkat google-play-books  
asked by phenry 2 votes

Error while installing APK without Play Store

I've downloaded some app* from the play store via the bluestacks emulator and then copied the apk off the emulated system to my android phone. But when I want to install it, I'll get an error which …

google-play-store cyanogenmod apk privacy  
asked by strudelkopf 2 votes
answered by Jms 1 vote

What am I left with after rooting?

I have a stock Nexus 5 and I want to root the device so I can tether it with a laptop. I see instructions on doing this, and it all looks plenty easy, I am just concerned with what's going on and the …

rooting root  
asked by user58550 2 votes
answered by 1990clb 2 votes

Export bookmarks from Android 4.1.2 Stock Browser for use in PC Browser

How can I export bookmarks from my Android 4.1.2 Stock Browser, for use in Chrome and Firefox on my PC? I've checked the stock browser thoroughly, but could not find anything like the Export feature …

stock-android stock-browser bookmarks  
asked by Norman 2 votes
answered by Usman Haider 0 votes

YouTube no longer available for old Android 2.2 devices?

I unrooted my HTC Desire today and restored the stock ROM image, recovery image, etc. It's running Android 2.2.2 now. I noticed that the YouTube app is broken. I can run it, but it complains about not …

stock-android youtube  
asked by sammyg 2 votes

Stop Android connecting to external USB storage device

I have a car adapter with 2 USB ports, 1 of the devices is a continuos recording camera (with an SD card in it) and the other device is my Android phone (Sony Xperia, Android 4.3). However, when I …

usb external-sd  
asked by user3551169 1 vote
answered by Dan Hulme 0 votes

Android os format

i have Karbonn A1+, android system of my phone totally hanged. i want format my phone and reinstall operating system. please suggest me method. (Android Operating System : Android 2.3 Gingerbread)

2.3-gingerbread  
asked by user58879 1 vote
answered by Chandan Roy 0 votes

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

How do I change the Google Play country?

Can someone tell me how to change the country preference for Google Play? I have searched high and low but in most of the forums people ask you to go to gmail settings > edit profile and change the …

google-play-store localization  
asked by Bobby Alexander 40 votes
answered by Letharion 29 votes

Songs from Google Play don't show up on phone

I'm trying to make a custom calendar notification on my mom's Samsung Galaxy S3 (Android 4.1.1) because the built-in ones are too short for her to hear. This article says I can move a music file to …

samsung-galaxy-s-3 google-play-music  
asked by Eva 3 votes
answered by jackie 2 votes

Can you answer these?

Copy Contacts from Blackberry Touch to Galaxy S3 without google sync

Just came across a problem when switching from Blackberry Touch to the Galaxy S3. How can I automatically move the contacts from the old device to the new one without typing it myself? Some one …

samsung-galaxy-s-3 blackberry-messenger  
asked by user3532672 1 vote

Media audio plays through front speaker?

I've got a Nexus 5 running stock 4.4.2, not rooted. Sometimes, seemingly at random, I will go to do something that plays sound (watch a YouTube video, play a podcast, etc) and the audio comes through …

audio nexus-5  
asked by James B 1 vote

Why does my keypad fails abruptly?

I use samsung galaxy y duos.And my samsung keypad fails abruptly at times.When I tap in the places where I need to give in the words,keypad appears but when I type in, the keypad works nice but there …

2.3-gingerbread keyboard  
asked by Otnas 2 votes
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