I cant seem to get it to work. Can anyone send my the app or an link with the app? Step 1: You need to have adb and know basic adb commands. As you know without the launcher app, you cannot access anything on your device. Ok, Well, I signed it, but yes, I'm not a trust source on the phone. I'm usually really good when it comes to tweaking on the computer but this is the first time I want to tweak my phone, lol. The problem with that is when you have 130 apps and Astro file manager seems to install 3-5 then quits back to the packages screen, it becomes extremely friken agrivating and simply hell-as annoying! First, we have what Google calls the Client, the computer you have connected to your Android device.
You need to have extension shown in windows. Since I'm able to install the apk with adb and my laptop I'd really be interested in getting your solution to work, so I can do it without the need for a pc. If the Google Play Services has collapsed this usually happens when you try to mod your device , you cannot install the app from Play Store at all. Before the slash is the package name, just like for uninstalling it. MainActivity If you want to stop your app after it is running, you just need the name of the package and the following: adb shell am force-stop com. Killing it via adb emu kill doesn't work, but issuing setprop service. Step 2: You need to be rooted.
The setprop command has to be executed when the adb server is running, or else the dummy emulator won't disappear. This requires adb to be installed and debugging mode enabled. Let us know the outcome in the comments section below. I have been here: as well as here: even been here: I know what you are thinking, why not use them? I looked around the net for a feasable solution but nobody seemed to give me a practical solution. I even did try to sign it wit jarsigner and got some certificate chaining exception.
Hey, I followed the directions precisely but for some reason Droid Explorer does not detect my phone. If someone could help me, it would be greatly appreciated. If you want to point the Browser at a particular page, do this adb shell am start -a android. All Critics, input, education bashing just not hating lol are welcome. This gets back to the unknown sources thing we've been complaining about. Also since this requires root, I am moving it to the root section. I cant find the adb folder specified in the instructions.
Command-Line Tools Download or other command-line tools and install it on your computer. Settings will launch Settings, and adb shell am start -a android. The Android adb tool is very powerful. For example, you can install apps outside of the Play Store, debug apps, access hidden features, and bring up a Unix shell so you can issue commands directly on the device. Now go forth and start modding your phone by following our extensive list of tutorials! It will then set up connections to all running devices which are attached to the computer including emulators.
I just purchased the backflip yesterday and tried to install some non-market apps but what a big let down. There are so many other useful things you can do with adb. Lastly, if you use my abovementioned method, there are times when adb will report a dummy emulator-5554 under adb devices. I am new to android and I dont understand how everything works. Note I had to run it 3 times to get root, but it worked and is still there after reboot Step 3: Download and extract the five files from the zip at the bottom of this post into your folder with adb Step 4: Open the command prompt and navigate to the folder with adb Step 5: Type the following: This will copy the required 5 files to your phone I posted an easier way of installing apps from Unknown Sources.
If this is off topic, please accept my apologies. When a user updates an app from the App store, or installs it via most any other means, then it performs a reinstall, which leaves the data intact. See the end for notes on multiple devices or if you are running both an emulator and device. To do this its simple, just write your own batch script and run adb install. If your going to be an ass, shove it, if you like it, im happy I could help. Long story short, I have: 1 Rooted 2 Fashed many Roms currently on Stock 2. For example pre-installed apps don't show up as a removable app and stay installed after a factory reset.
Return to the previous screen to find Developer options at the bottom. Connect your phone and hit refresh. Most of these are using the shell command which actually allow you to pass commands to the modified Linux shell that runs inside Android. You can't install and run in one go - but you can certainly use adb to start your already installed application. Don't go into the adb shell, just in your cmd windows or terminal linux. All of the commands are to be executed as root.
ProjectName is the default name of the package. Next up is the daemon also known as adbd , and this is a service that is currently running on both the computer as well as the Android device and allows the latter to accept and execute commands. BrowserActivity will launch the Browser. Google that if you dont know how to do that. I have read android developer documentation for the same, and implemented as follows. Sorry for my english The app is free, no warez! They should work on both Mac and Windows.