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How to root on 4.2.2
Friday 15th of February 2013
I have yet to see a posting on here on how to root the Nexus after the 4.2.2 update. I could be wrong so if there is one please notify me and I'll remove this posting I have found these steps from (full link you should have all the drivers so I wont post them. NOTE: Skip Steps 1, 2, 3 if you already have the files. Step 1 - Download from the Android Developers website and install with USB drivers. Step 2 - in your Nexus 7 tablet. Step 3 - Download Fastboot and extract it in the C:android-sdkplatform-tools directory. Create directory if not already there. (if you have the lastest version you should. See this ) Step 4 - and copy it to your sdcard (on the root of it. not in any folders) on your Nexus 7 tablet. Step 5 - Make sure you have backup your data as it will be removed. Then switch OFF your Nexus 7. Step 6 - Download and copy/paste it in the C:android-sdkplatform-toolss directory. Step 7 - Now go into Fastboot Mode on Nexus 7. How? Press Volume Down + Power keys for a few seconds till you see some text on the screen. This is Bootloader Mode. Step 8 - Navigate to C:andro
How: Gmail - open contact from sent email
Wednesday 31st of October 2012
When I am viewing an email in Gmail app on N7, is there any way to open that contact in People from the email? In Gmail on my Win7 PC that functionality exists but was wanted to see if it was possible on my N7? The closest I have came... clicking on the recipient email address starts a new email to them... long pressing on their pre-filled email address prompts me to copy to clipboard ... then navigating to People and search/paste... But that is a lot of steps... Am I missing something obvious or is there any Gmail setting that influences this area? In the absence of this functionality, has anyone ran across an app that watches the clipboard for an email address and gives options such as "open contact", "send email" or "create new contact" etc... Thanks! Sent from my Nexus 7 using Android Central Forums
[Deal] 32GB Nexus 7 is available for $229 plus free shipping from RadioShack
Monday 11th of February 2013
//So what is “RARMNJ1320″ exactly? Well “RARMNJ1320″ is the magic code word that will get you a 32GB Nexus 7 from RadioShack for just $229. For a limited time, RadioShack is selling the Google flagship tablet for $27 cheaper than what you can get it for from Google themselves who charge $249. On top of this, RadioShack is giving free shipping on the device, while Google usually charges $14 to ship. Added together, that’s a savings of $41 for the 7-inch tablet.Once you’ve selected your tablet and have gone through the process of adding it to your cart, then you will enter the code word for the deal. Please note that in order to cash in on this deal, you’ll need to type out the entire code word and not simply copy and paste it, otherwise it will not work. The Nexus 7 combines portability and performance in a sleek device and for $229, this is a really great deal. If you haven’t already, check out the source for this incredible deal and lets us know how you’re enjoying your new Nexus 7.Source: RadioShack» See more articles
If you really like your nexus 7... - Page 2
Tuesday 02nd of October 2012
Originally Posted by ShortFuse321 I'm just curious, I've seen a lot of people post that they love their Nexus 7. If you fall into that category, can you mention how you use your Nexus 7 and what it is you do with it that you like so much. I'm on the road a lot and before buying my Nexus 7, my personal mobile devices were a Samsung netbook and an iPod Touch. The netbook was plenty capable for what I needed, but it wasn't convenient to carry around constantly. The Touch, on the other hand, was very pocketable but the screen had so few pixels, it lacked copy/paste, and Opera would randomly crash several times a week. Enter Nexus 7. I can easily carry it around, and the screen is actually a slightly higher resolution than my aging netbook. I mainly use my Nexus 7 for email and internet, but I have also read e-books, played games, and listened to music. I was also pleasantly surprised how useful Google Now is for me when traveling. I should probably also mention my only smart phone is a work blackberry, so the Nexus 7 might not be so bloody useful in comparison for someone who
Sluggish performance, slow I/O?
Sunday 30th of September 2012
Over the past few days I have noticed my nexus 7 has been performing sluggishly at times. Boot up times have drastically increased for some reason. The most notable time when it feels slow is when I'm using Chrome or Firefox and trying to load a page or a link. Takes several seconds to load and isn't normal. Internet speed is fine so its not a connection issue as I'm only a few feet from my router. It literally takes ten+ seconds to load pages. I read about this problem on a thread over at xda forums and it might be due to low disk space. I have 2gb left. Read that running Androbench might show u where the slowness is occurring. Ran it and the random write speeds seemed awfully low, like 14.51 to 75 iops. Don't know how to copy and paste the results, but you can compare results against other devices, even against other Nexus 7's. So what's being on here? Had my nexus for barely 2 weeks now and already running into problems? Stock flash unrooted too. Sent from my Nexus 7 using Android Central Forums
How xcopy files from PC to Nexus 7?
Monday 27th of August 2012
In Win7 I can copy and paste into the USB connected Nexus 7 drive, but I would prefer to use a batchfile to xcopy all those files that I would like updated. But what is the windows path to Nexus 7??
arrow keys + highlight?
Thursday 13th of December 2012
sorry for all the dumb questions, i feel silly for asking these two....how do i find the left/right, up/down arrow keys on my nexus 7? i'm just using the standard on screen keyboard that came with it.and how do i highlight only certain lines of text to copy paste?i might as well ask one more.... how do i right click?
Copy and paste?
Thursday 21st of November 2013
How do I do copy and paste in android? I read few articles which indicates that I need to hold for few seconds and a pop up would come for copy etc... Nothing happens... I am trying to do this in chrome browser and good enterprise. Any guidance on this is much appreciated.. Sent from my Nexus 7 using AC Forums mobile app
How to open local html files in Chrome?
Tuesday 26th of November 2013
HiI am an android newbie. I bought Nexus 7 (2012) recently.I have some html files stored in my Downloads folder. I am using File Manager to access it. When I try to open the html file, I get several options with which it can be opened. But Chrome doesn't show up in that list.How to make my local html files open in Chrome? I don't mind if it doesn't open directly in Chrome. I want Chrome as one of the options there. Currently I have to first open it in FireFox, and then copy and paste the path in Chrome, which is very painful.Thanks in advance.Sreekanth
Copy and Paste
Tuesday 24th of June 2014
I need to be able to type special Spanish characters using my new Nexus 7, but neither the virtual keyboard nor my bluetooth Apple keyboard has a number pad or a number lock so I can't use the alt key and the number pad to type Spanish characters the way I do on my PC. I found Mac keyboard codes for this and they work for á, é, í, ó, ú, ñ, and ü, but I can't get them to make ¡ or ¿. I found a web site, spanish.typeit.org, with a clever solution: you type your text right on the web page which has all the Spanish characters for you to touch when needed, then you copy and paste it all to a word processor. I typed my text and selected it via a "select all" button on the web page, but having done all that I failed utterly to copy and paste the text to Google Docs or OfficeSuite Pro 7. I couldn't do it with the virtual keyboard or the bluetooth keyboard. So here's my question: is it possible to copy text from spanish.typeit.org and paste it to Google Docs or OfficeSuite Pro 7? And if so, how is it done? If all else fails I guess I'll have to buy a keyboard with a numbe