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Old 08-08-2013, 09:14 AM   #1
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access to "secret codes" on Android tablet


Does anyone know how to access the "secret codes" on an Android tablet that does not have a "phone dialer" app? You can read about Dial Pad Codes here and elsewhere.

These codes enable access to all sorts of informational and diagnostic displays and features. I've tried several Play Store™ dialer apps without success. (NOTE -- They don't activate the secret features on my phone either.) Since a tablet lacks a "phone dialer" or "dial pad" there is no way to key the codes.

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Old 08-08-2013, 10:22 AM   #2
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From http://www.androidquestions.org/thre...t-a-dialer-app:

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Apps such as Secret Codes Revealer (https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...group.software) will allow you to search for and access secret codes on android tablets that don't have a dialer.
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Old 08-09-2013, 02:59 PM   #3
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We will go look at that and report back...

Thanks heaps (and stacks and lists and ...)
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Code:
Secret Codes Revealer
(https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...group.software)
... not found on this server ...
When I tried to access the link in this thread.
However, the link at AndroidQuestions.org worked fine.
I have not tried to discover why.
a first look,
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Old 08-09-2013, 03:29 PM   #5
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Should be fixed - thanks for the heads up.

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Should be fixed - thanks for the heads up.

--jeremy
I just noticed that the link that failed was "https" while the one that worked was plain "http".

As far as the app itself goes, the install and run worked as expected. However, I did not get useful information for my GT-N5110 tablet.

Cheers,
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