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Android device is not mounting/accessible

I tried to connect my Android device Redmi Note 9 pro via USB cable to my laptop (hp laptop , 4gb ram ,Dual-Core Intel® Core™ i3-5005U CPU @ 2.00GHz ) which has elementary OS Odin as host OS , but it ...
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Android device not detected on fresh Odin install

I just set up my new desktop machine yesterday and want to use Elementary as my OS. Had no trouble with the installer and was able to write the OS to my primary SSD and am writing this message from ...
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Android device no longer shows in FIles browser

I was installing wine (hardest install of my life) and I didn't read the packages that would be deleted/installed/uninstalled thoroughly enough (I was stuck in dependency hell). It destroyed my ...
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Loki, libmtp error when copying to Android device

1-st time here. The PC sees my phone and mounts it. I can copy to the internal memory of the phone, but I can't copy to the sdcard of the phone. It shows me the error of the picture I provided. Distro:...
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How to sync Android phone with Noise?

As the title says, I want to sync Noise with my Android phone. Mounting with MTP works perfectly. Now is the only question: Why does the device not show up in Noise?
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I've created a Material Design elementary Wallpapers app. Where can I submit it?

Cassidy James Blaede mentioned in a Google+ post that he wanted to redesign the current elementary Wallpapers app with Material Design and Freya wallpapers: Now we need to get this sucker updated ...
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How to open .apk with Elementary OS?

I need to open some file.apk, When I have used Windows I'd Bluestacks but on Linux doesn't run. How to can I open file.apk on Elementary OS without Wine/Bluestacks? My DE is pantheon.
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Cannot access Android device from Pantheon Files ("Unable to Mount Folder")

When I try to access my phone (Samsung Galaxy J2) or tablet (Nexus 9 WiFi) from pantheon files I get a message saying Cannot Mount Folder And it is also the same with the tablet (Nexus 9). I can ...
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Elementary cannot see phone while there is no internet connection [duplicate]

I got a strange problem, because when I want plug my phone (Android 5.1) to my laptop with Elementary OS 0.3.2 Freya everything is works, but when I disconnect from internet and try to plug my device ...
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"Unable to run mksdcard SDK tool" error while installing android studio

I have tried to install Android Studio and my Android Studio setup says this : "Unable to run mksdcard SDK tool". uname -a x86_64
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How to launch Android Studio in elementary OS

I am using freya. I have installed Android Studio. I don't find it in application menu. Every time I have to use studio.sh manually. How can I launch it directly from app menu and from terminal ?
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Unable to install Android Studio on elementary OS

I have downloaded Android Studio for Linux and extracted it using GUI. Instructions for install are here The first command: cd Downloads puts my directory to thomasshera@thomasshera-Satellite-...
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Connecting an Android 5.1 device - unable to detect the device

I'm using Freya for a month and I connected my Xperia Z2 tablet (Android 5.0.1) and LG G3 (Android 5.0) several times before, just to manage files (music, videos). It worked just the way as it works ...
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Android Studio Error: Could not determine Java version

After installing Android Studio, I started getting this error: Error: Could not determine Java version. upon gradle sync. I do have Java JDK7 installed, OpenJDK, and OpenJSE installed. How can I fix ...
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Ways to synchronize Android smartphone

How can I synchronize over the air my Android smartphone and laptop? I'm interested in file sharing, notifications from phone, if it possible.
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MTP device connecting problem in files

The files from my android device get detected only when there is an internet connection. If I am not connected to internet I get an error message: "Unable to mount folder. The server for this folder ...
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How install ADB and Fastboot on elementary os?

Is android-tools package available in elementary? If true how can I install it?
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Can MTP devices be efficiently handled by Files? [closed]

I have poor experience when connecting an MTP device on elementary. More specifically, I'm referring to connecting my Android phone in order to transfer files from/to the file manager. Here are the ...