Some Android devices can act as a USB host, so that you can use other USB devices attached to them. For instance, browse or import the photos stored on a camera from your phone, or copy files onto a USB memory stick attached to your tablet, plug a fu
Are there any ways to transfer data without wifi or cloud based services from my Ubuntu Desktop PC to my Nexus 7 (tablet) which is running Ubuntu and NOT Android. Or is there any other solution to this problem, besides using memory unit and OTG-cable
So the ICS update came out for Xoom and applying it is straight forward enough - pretty much like in any other case. Except, it seems to require the OTG cable. Would anybody know a way to do that without using such cable? I mean, applying the patch e
In order to take advantage of USB host Mode on the Nexus 7 (Android 4.1.1) is it necessary to have an OTG cable? Can I do it using the standard micro to male cable, then use a female to female adapter? --------------Solutions------------- Yes, you ne
I will be going on a holiday and I want to be able to back up my photos to my external harddrive. Usually this means bringing a laptop with me. However I have : Galaxy Nexus, rooted and unlocked OTG Cable Powered USB hub Standard, fullsize SD card re
Most Android devices have a single port for both connecting to the computer (USB) and charging. I have to use this OTG small cable to transfer data, but also to use a real keyboard. However, when I connect the keyboard, I cannot recharge my device wh
Is is possible to use a USB OTG (On-The-Go) cable hooked to the Arduino Uno's (or similar) USB connector to read a thumb drive or other device? If it is possible, what software would be needed? --------------Solutions------------- Not without getting
Is it possible to use OTG Cables for Nexus-4 without rooting the device? Can Nexus Media Importer work with OTG cables for Nexus4? --------------Solutions------------- The Nexus 4 does not support USB-On-The-Go. From the Nexus Media Importer descript
Is it possible to use OTG Cables with Nexus 7 (2012) without rooting? Can Nexus Media Importer be useful here? --------------Solutions------------- Yes, you can use Nexus Media Importer. From its description: This is the only non-root solution for de
I have a OTG cable connected to my phone and a memory stick on the other end. My android phone is rooted and I have no idea how to find/access the files on my memory stick. How do I access files from my memory stick with my phone? EDIT: Is it also po
I am wondering if it is necessary to buy a USB OTG cable to access a USB stick from an Android (4.4) phone, or if it suffices to take the Micro-USB-to-USB cable that comes with the phone (for charging) and connect it to the USB stick (via a female-fe
Can an OTG cable, micro B male to USB A female, be used with the cell phone if connecting to a PC either with a USB A Male to Male lead or with a standard A Male to Female lead plus a standard A Femal to Female adapter? --------------Solutions-------
I just bought Nexus 7 (2013) and an OTG cable. I wanted to connect a flash drive to it. When I connected it, nothing happened. I tried to find the folder with my flash drive contents in /etc - there was nothing about my flash drive. I searched in /st
Because android doesn't handle the broken screen problem very well (frankly, it doesn't handle it at all) I bought OTG cable in hope that I'll be able to connect my mouse to the device. I connected it to the broken phone (Huawei U8500) and nothing ha
I'd like to get an OTG cable so I can back up photos from my digital camera to my Android smartphone. For some reason, there doesn't seem to be any male-male micro USB cable: Google only returns male micro USB - female USB, so users must carry two ca
I was using a keyboard case with an OTG cable connector. I pressed Ctrl+Alt+Del and my device restarted but now I can't connect via the OTG cable with my keyboard or pendrive. What should I do?
Recently, I purchased an OTG cable model S-K07 to use with my Moto G2 mobile. When I connected the OTG cable with 4GB pen drive, FAT32 formatted, it did not work. After some time, the pen drive got heated up and I removed the pen drive from OTG cable
I am trying to make my Thurstmaster GP XID controller (http://www.thrustmaster.com/products/gp-xid-pc) work on my android 4.2 device (Onda v975s) by plugging it into the microusb port using an OTG cable. Many articles say you just need to plug it and
I'm developing a Cordova Plugin for Android that interacts with a printer connected to my Android device's USB port. I also have Ionic in the mix running a working Anular application. I have the Plugin working, but getting to that point was painful.
In Android i am able to play movie using OTG cable and Pandrive using file manager or VLC, But does Apple provide same functionality for non-jailbreak device? Want to buy OTG cable if its support.