Android :: Copy Files To File System

Apr 19, 2010

How can I copy files to the file system (place) in android? How can I access it?

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Sprint HTC Hero :: Way To Backup - Copy System Wallpaper Files

Dec 9, 2009

After a hard reset on my first Hero, the factory/system wallpaper files disappeared. Thereafter, I was unable to set the background for the lock screen to anything but the default. When I go to set lock screen background, the device reports "no media found".

Now that I have another Hero, I would like to backup those 22 factory background/wallpaper files.

1) Is that possible? If so, how? Does it require me to root the device so I can actually "copy out" the files?

2) Does there exist a backup software that can do a full system file backup? If so, please recommend one.

3) I have seen several file manager-like applications. Do any of these applications browse system files and allow one to copy them? (Is rooting reqired)?

4) Does anyone have copies of the system/default wallpapers? If so, will you please zip them up and post it here?

5) WHY did the pictures disappear after a hard reset? If they are part of the ROM, why did they not return after a reset?

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Motorola Droid :: Failed To Copy Browser APK To System File

Jan 16, 2010

Trying to ADB push and this is the error I get:
Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.
C:Documents and SettingsLori>cd/
C:Documents and SettingsLori>cd C:Documents and SettingsLoriDesktopAndroid
SDKandroid-sdk-windowstools

C:Documents and SettingsLoriDesktopAndroidSDKandroid-sdk-windowstools>moun
t -oremount,rw -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock4 /system
'mount' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.
C:Documents and SettingsLoriDesktopAndroidSDKandroid-sdk-windowstools>rm/
system/app/Browser.odex
'rm' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

C:Documents and SettingsLoriDesktopAndroidSDKandroid-sdk-windowstools>adb
push libmtwebcore.so /system/lib
failed to copy 'libmtwebcore.so' to '/system/lib/libmtwebcore.so': Read-only file system
C:Documents and SettingsLoriDesktopAndroidSDKandroid-sdk-windowstools>adb
push Browser.apk /system/app/Browser.apk
failed to copy 'Browser.apk' to '/system/app/Browser.apk': Read-only file system
C:Documents and SettingsLoriDesktopAndroidSDKandroid-sdk-windowstools>

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Android :: Android Emulator Copy Files In System Partition

Feb 10, 2010

I need to copy files to the system partition of the emulator. As it is read only by default, I use the command "adb remount" to have write permissions and I can then copy the files.

My problem is that when I close the emulator and that I restart it, the copied files were missing. It's very annoying because I must write file permissions that are read at startup of the emulator (platform.xml file in /system/etc/permissions)

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Android :: Install Files In File System - Samsung Galaxy 5

Sep 20, 2010

1) I am using Eclipse IDE and Android SDK 2.1 for my application. My application reads some data files from the File System, so using DDMS i push all the files in "/data/data/com.mypackage/" folder and run my application on emulator. I am able to see my desired output properly on the emulator.

2) Now i have Android device and i don't know how to push the files in the Internal memory of the phone. I have installed driver CD. But it only shows me the SD card directory.

3) Actually what i want is that the moment my application is installed and run it should read the data files from the file system. So there should be no added efforts to push the files in the file system.

4)Means can i pack my data files with my .apk file and when the apk is getting installed can the data files be placed directly in the internal memory(file system) i.e. "/data/data/com.mypackage/" folder. Is this possible ?

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Android :: Copy File From Sdcard To Package Filesystem - Data - Data - Packagename - Files

Apr 14, 2010

Is it possible to copy a file located on the sdcard to a package's internal filesytem located at /data/data/packagename/files/ folder?

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Android :: PackageManage - Couldn't Copy Package File To Temp File

Jan 12, 2010

We are suddenly unable to install our app on G1 developer phones with 1.6. Works perfectly on emulator. When installing the app we get:

Installation error: INSTALL_FAILED_INSUFFICIENT_STORAGE Please check logcat output for more details. Launch canceled!

And logcat:

PackageManage: Couldn't copy package file to temp file.

What does this mean? We checked that there is actually room enough on the phone.. We tried reverting the code to a revision that worked previously, but are getting the same error.

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Motorola : Copy Custom Ringtones To Droid System Directory?

Dec 2, 2009

I want to put some of my custom ringtones on my droid to use for my sms, calendar, and email alerts. What format is required by the Motorola Droid? Also, do I just hook my droid up to my pc and copy them to the system ringtone directory?

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Motorola Droid X :: File System / File Size Max

Sep 12, 2010

Does the X use a FAT32 file system? Is there any way to change this? I'm asking because I have a 4+GB mkv file I want to put on it, but I'm getting a message telling me its too large for the file system. If no way to change, then can anyone suggest a way to make this file small enough to fit?

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Media :: Cant Copy Files From Computer

Jan 3, 2010

When my HTC Eris is connected to the computer i cant transfer any files at all, i think this may be due to the fact that i dont have htc sync but it should treat the memory card as a flash drive, shouldnt it?

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Android : Browse And Copy Out The Files In AVD

Jun 13, 2010

How can I browse and copy out the files in my Android AVD? I wish to view the contents of the Sqlite file the app modifies.

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Media :: Can Copy Music Files To SD Card

Jun 19, 2010

Scenario:
Phone: HTC Incredible still ten days from my hands.
Microittybitty SD card: came in today's mail.
Computer OS: Vista
Music: On iTunes.
Downloaded: doubleTwist
My general media skills: Sucky.

Ok, here goes. So I have this fear that I won't be able to get all my lovely music from my computer to my Incredible. This is not an irrational fear, as I am notoriously bad with any kind of file management. And device management. And getting devices to talk nicely to each other.

(You may heckle me all you want. Yes, I am in over my head here. This will be an adventure.)

If I could figure out how to copy my music files to my SD card, could I then just put the card in the phone and have the stock music player recognize them and all that? Or would I end up down some dead-end street by myself in the middle of the night, drunk and dazed?

I want the music to go to the SD card anyway, whether I wait for the phone to get here or not. I'm just trying to skip a step. Will it work?

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Samsung Fascinate :: Copy Music Files From PC To SF

Oct 9, 2010

Transfer music files from your PC to your Verizon Samsung Fascinate smartphone.

Note: You may have to enable Mass Storage to complete these steps.

1. Connect the Fascinate to your computer with the included USB cable.

2. Slide down the notification panel at the top of the screen.

3. Tap USB connected.

4. Tap Mount.

5. On the computer, open the drive that represents your device. It should be in My Computer/Computer for
Windows users or the Finder for Mac users.

6. Make a folder named Music (not required but recommended for organizational purposes.)

7. Copy the music files over to the Music folder. Supported formats are:
AAC
AAC+
AMR-NB
AMR-WB
EVRC
MIDI
MP3
QCELP
SP-MIDI
WAV
WMA

8. After copying music, swipe the Notification panel down, tap USB storage, then tap Unmount.

Now you're ready to enjoy your copied music files right on your Samsung Fascinate.

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Motorola Droid X :: Best Way To Copy Media Files To The DX

Jul 19, 2010

I'm using media player now, since it launched right away.

If there a better/faster method (drag n drop or such) to move files from/to the droid?

Also is there a file structure in place where you *must* put specific file types? (I have the pdf manual, and want to copy it as well to the DX... I'm not sure where it goes though, or how to move the file over.)

Is there a faq here on the best methods and file folder locations specific to the DX?

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Motorola Droid X :: Can Copy Files From Phone To One PC But Not Another PC

Nov 23, 2010

When I connect my DX to a computer with the USB cable, I usually use "PC Mode" or "Windows Media Sync" instead of "USB Mass Storage". Because (a) then I can still access the SD card on the phone, and (b) I don't need to remember to unmount the SD card from the PC before disconnecting the cable.

The strange thing is that on my work computer, I can copy files from the phone to the computer no problem. But on my home computer, when I try to copy a file, nothing happens. (I have Windows XP on both computers). I see the SD card directory tree in Explorer on the PC. I drag a file from one of the SC card folders into a folder on my PC. But then nothing happens.

If I use "USB Mass Storage", then it works well okay.

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HTC Desire :: Copy Files Via USB Direct To MP3 Player

Jun 22, 2010

Ok, here's a head scratcher.
Situation: I use an iRiver S10 MP3 player (2GB) when riding. Normally if Im going on a long ride (a few days) I will need to take my notebook along if I want to change songs on the player.
So, what Im trying to work out is this. Is there a way to transfer MP3s from my Desire's SD card to the S10 via USB (maybe using a USB Data Transfer cable and the required adaptors?).
Any ideas/suggestions? Could it be possible?

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Android :: App Copy Protection And Data Files

Feb 20, 2010

In my app, I access my sqlite database at the following hard-coded location in my code: /data/data/ com.mydomain.appname/databases/database.db

If I turn ON copy protection in the Market Place, will my app still have access to this location?

Or will I have to change it to something like: /data-private/data/ com.mydomain.appname/databases/database.db

(or something like this)

Since I have a Dev phone only, I have no way of testing to see if my app still functions normally after turning on copy protection.

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HTC Desire :: Copy Files From Googlemail To Sd Card?

May 3, 2010

Has anyone managed to copy a file such as an Excel spreadsheet from googlemail to SD card ? You can preview in googlemail but to open you would need to use I think quickoffice which insists that any files it opens are on the SD card.

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Android :: Create Directory On The SD Card And Copy Files From - Res - Raw

Oct 3, 2010

I am trying to create a folder and several subdirectory within it on the SD Card... I then want to transfer files that I have stored in /res/raw to that folder... I addition, I want this to only happen once, the first time the program is ever run. I realize that this is ridiculously open-ended, and that I am asking a lot...

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 :: Copy Files - PC Cannot See Phone

Aug 30, 2010

Until last week I could copy files between my Xperia X10 mini and laptop via cable. All of a sudden the PC cannot see the phone anymore. Did I perhaps change any settings on the phone or what must I do to resolve the problem?

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Motorola CLIQ :: Unable To Copy Files To Sdcard

Feb 2, 2010

I can't seem to copy files to the sdcard inserted into the phone. When I try to do this with Windows Explorer, it just hangs there, and the sdcard area of the phone gets really hot. Once I unplug the USB cable Windows Explorer resumes, but the phone is still stuck there and unresponsive to any button/touch screen presses, and the phone remains hot. Copying from the sdcard works.

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Android :: Package Binary Files With APK - And Copy Them To Sdcard

Feb 18, 2010

I have 2 binary files that i would like to package with my apk. (/res/raw) i need to copy these 2 files to /sdcard when the application is run. how can i do this?

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HTC Incredible :: Upgrading SD Card / Copy Files To Phone?

Oct 14, 2010

Was thinking about upgrading my stock 2gb card to a 16 or 32 soon. So I have a few questions.
1)Since my Dinc is rooted, will I have to copy anything to the new card after formatting it, or should my phone remain unaffected?
2) I know there is class 2, 4, and 6, with each having faster read/write speeds and being quite a bit more. Will those speeds really make much difference when being used in my phone for backups, random files, apps, and music or videos?
3) Can I copy my sd card files to my phone's internal memory and transfer them that way? Or do I need to transfer them through my computer?

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Android :: Copy Files From Emulator Drive To Sd Card?

Mar 28, 2010

I see how to mount an SD card in the emulator, but I'm not sure how you move files back and forth between the userdata image and the SD card image. Can someone tell me how to do this?

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HTC EVO 4G :: Looks Like XDA Has The ROM And System Files Up Already

May 21, 2010

EVO 4G Android Development - xda-developers. Won't be long before we get some modded ROMs

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Samsung Galaxy I7500 :: Can't Copy Files To Internal Memory

Aug 15, 2010

Im on Galaxo 1.6.3.3 and have been facing this strange problem since a couple of days. Whenever I mount my internal 8 GB memory and try to copy files into it, the internal memory card automatically un-mounts by itself after a couple of seconds interrupting the file transfer.

This happens almost all the time.

I don't have any such issues with the external SD card.

Should reformatting the internal memory help?
Also, If I reformat the internal memory...I dont think the OS should be affected. I suppose the internal memory is just like a movable drive...with no OS files on it.

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Android :: Programmatically Move Copy And Delete Files And Directories On SD

Nov 14, 2010

How to programmatically move copy and delete files and directories on SD(android)

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Sprint HTC Hero :: Copy And Post Files For Boot Sequence?

Aug 3, 2010

Is it possible that someone who still has 1.5 on their Hero to copy all the needed files for the COMPLETE boot sequence and post it so I can download it? Someone has already posted the HERO logo with the android waving but I would like the whole boot loop.

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Android : How To Copy A File In Filesystem?

Feb 11, 2010

I would like to know the best way to copy a file in the filesystem? (android java function )(sdcard/video/test.3gp -----> sdcard/video_bis/test2.3gp)Is there an example somewhere?

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Sprint HTC Hero :: Way To Copy Files From Micro SD Card Onto PC Desktop / Macbook?

Nov 8, 2009

I've checked related posts and this question specifically pertains to the HTC Hero Sprint CDMA phone. Before connecting my phone to my PC desktop computer, I want to verify if this is the correct method: Question May simply connect my USB cable from my HTC Hero into my USB drive into my PC desktop? Will this pop-up the files, directly, etc? May I simply Copy/Paste the file(s) (pictures, etc.) into a file on my PC desktop hard drive? Is there simply a folder with my Micro-SD card files? Are there any other folders of files, etc. that may be on my phone which may be copied as well (i.e., Apps, etc.)? It's interesting to note that if an iPhone or iPod Touch is ever lost or misplaced, everything is backed up on iTunes on an external device. I suppose if I lose my phone, I'll have to start over. Correct? Or is there a way to backup Scenes, downloaded apps, customizations, etc.?

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 :: Can Not Search Copy Paste Etc Files Via PC Bluetooth

Nov 17, 2010

I would like to know if I'm only one who facing problem with Xperia X10 Bluetooth functionality. The question is why I can not search, copy, paste etc. files in my Xperia X10 via PC Bluetooth? It had worked before update on Android 2.1.

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Apr 22, 2010

I need to copy some content (which is in the form of a byte array, now) into a temporary file and save it in .PNG format on android.

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Sep 4, 2009

Is there any way to copy the files from "assets" folder of the project to emulator SD card using android application.

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Feb 20, 2010

Anyone know where i can find a good copy of this file? every link if find links to sholes but there all down

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May 1, 2009

My question is how to copy a file from sdcard to /data/misc/wifi directory? I am working on a configuration tool for wiki supporting wpa enterprise. The configured file wpa_supplicant.conf must be put in / data/misc/wifi in order to work. So how can I move the file from sdcard to there? Is there any function calls to request a superuser access?

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Android :: How To Copy File Off Droid Device

Aug 22, 2010

How can I copy a file from some Android app's assets folder, to somewhere off the device?

Alternatively, how can I move or copy an app so that it is installed on the sd card, not the main rom?

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Motorola Droid :: Copy Of Recovery-0.99.2b.img File?

Feb 25, 2010

This file was on Sholes.info. But with its demise, so is the file. I rooted my phone but accidentally deleted this file. Anyone got a copy? It should still be on your SD card if you rooted your phone.

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Oct 1, 2010

I am using droidlife's suggestion on how to root droid x 2.2 and when i copy the files to the correct folder and then hit doroot.bat all i get it "searching for device" the drivers are downloaded but when debugging is turned on it wants to download drivers for wb810.

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Jul 7, 2010

How do I copy notification tone into sys file? I have downloaded a notification tone that I wish to use for incoming text, in the notification tones there are a selection of tones but I would like to add this one to the list. I've tried moving the file using the move command and also tried with the copy and paste function with Astro file manager but I cannot move or paste when I navigate to the sys/media/notification folder as these options are greyed out?

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Android :: How To Install Copy Protected .apk File In An Emulator?

Jan 12, 2010

I want to hide some info (encryption keys) in a private area. I know there are a lot of threads on the topic and from what i can tell - it basically comes down to - there's no security just kidding. It seems like the data you have in your private area /data/data/com.company.product/files is only accessible to your application, so it would be sufficient to store anything (like encryption keys for example) in just plain text files there if you wanted. the big drawback of doing this though is that a "rooted" phone would be able to access that area -- therefore, no security. does "copy protection" solve this problem? if I "copy protect" my .apk bundle, I know that that makes it so that it cannot be seen by "rooted" phones in the Android Market, but what about if the .apk bundle got out in the wild (i.e. posted on some website, not via market). Would a "rooted" phone then be able to grab and install the .apk file (and ultimately gain access to the app-private area)? Could someone install the copy protected .apk file in an emulator?

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Nov 9, 2009

I am having a hard time in DDMS "Push a file onto device" I have an old database file that I like to replace with a new file that I created using sql studio.

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HTC Droid Eris :: 5gb File Wont Copy Onto SD Card

Dec 4, 2009

I'm trying to transfer a 5gb file onto my Eris. The SD card is mounted, and it shows that 7gb is free. I am able to copy over a 1gb file to and from, but when I try the 5gb file, I receive the following message:The disk in the destination drive is full. Insert a new disk to continue. Retry Cancel.If I click Retry, I get the following:
Cannot copy (filename): there is not enough free disk space. What's the deal? Anyone know how to get this to work?

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Jul 24, 2010

does anyone have a copy of the stock framework.res.apk? i need an original copy.

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Apr 19, 2010

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Jun 8, 2010

When I install it, are there files Android saved on my old microSD card I need to copy to my computer and transfer to the new card? It seems like most files are saved to the SD card rather than the internal memory for my apps and don't want to cause any issues when I put the new one in.

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