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bolix1708

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Service play Google 21.45.15 + AA 6.9 Is all ok check version please
ok 1 i can confirm that even ver 7.0.1614134 work as well. ..........but no any version can play unless u do the followed sequences.
1. it s very important to delete all useabe data in AA. after that. deinstal AA
2.Install fermata auto 1.8.7 with king instaler . After that start fermata it will asking for update ...press only once it will install control at first . exit app.start again it will ask again for upgrade to vers 1.8.9 ...cancell that and disable autoupdate Fermata auto in settings.
3 install AA vers for your moby, for me 7.0.1 working fine and in play store disable autoupdate app .

Fermata working fine , ive made some mistake with fermata control because it cant be good FA 1.8.7 and FC1.8.9 ....but who cares? its working . Well Andrej that means that AA, google inc ,didnt disable app in servers using names.
 

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bolix1708

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ok 1 i can confirm that even ver 7.0.1614134 work as well. ..........but no any version can play unless u do the followed sequences.
1. it s very important to delete all useabe data in AA. after that. deinstal AA
2.Install fermata auto 1.8.7 with king instaler . After that start fermata it will asking for update ...press only once it will install control at first . exit app.start again it will ask again for upgrade to vers 1.8.9 ...cancell that and disable autoupdate Fermata auto in settings.
3 install AA vers for your moby, for me 7.0.1 working fine and in play store disable autoupdate app .

Fermata working fine , ive made some mistake with fermata control because it cant be good FA 1.8.7 and FC1.8.9 ....but who cares? its working . Well Andrej that means that AA, google inc ,didnt disable app in servers using names.
I need to say that i tryed all possible options with manny attempts , and as Charlie said i did it only when i've deleted usable data in AA aplications ,
 

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CHARLY_A 1961

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The only problem is when pass few time, this metod, fall, no appear more apk custom, for this is necesary begin every tips new
 
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blackamikaze

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i found out u can access all the third party apps from Android Auto if you clear cache and clear data for android auto before you connect to your car. You dont have to downgrade your android auto. The problem is, you need to it everytime you want to connect your phone to your car, it just annoying because u need to setup android auto from the start.
 

bolix1708

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OMG its gone! Again .... no sence, this is 2much .. we have to wait for better solution. damn google you need to ruin everything . maybe huawei make some new android auto app on his eco sistem ... then i will buy huawei mate ...
 

spark11

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Cloning Fermata Auto v1.8.9 in Lucky Patcher then installing the cloned app with King Installer seems to be working for me. I'm using Android Auto v7.1.614563-release
 

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Добрый вечер Андрей. Программа супер, работает на отлично! Просьба - можно увеличить шрифт часов в два раза, сильно мелко отображаются часы в версии 1.8.9
 

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Hello.
No problem.i'm watching on the car tablet.
ANDroid auto 7.0.113903.realese
Fermata auto 1.8.9.
 

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    lucky patcher has so many options.
    how did you do it pls?
    1. Install Fermata Auto with King Installer.
    2. Open Fermata Auto and back up (Export preferences to file).
    3. Install Lucky Patcher. Tell Google Play Protect to keep app when pop up appears.
    4. In Lucky Patcher find Fermata Auto in the list of installed apps and select it.
    5. Select Tools.
    6. Select Clone Application.
    7. Select Rebuild the App.
    8. Once app is rebuilt/cloned uninstall original Fermata Auto (from step 1)
    9. Install cloned Fermata Auto with King Installer.
    10. Open cloned Fermata Auto and Import preferences from backup file (from step 2).
    11. The cloned Fermata Auto app will be in the list of Android Auto apps and should not be auto removed by Google.
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    1. Install Fermata Auto with King Installer.
    2. Open Fermata Auto and back up (Export preferences to file).
    3. Install Lucky Patcher. Tell Google Play Protect to keep app when pop up appears.
    4. In Lucky Patcher find Fermata Auto in the list of installed apps and select it.
    5. Select Tools.
    6. Select Clone Application.
    7. Select Rebuild the App.
    8. Once app is rebuilt/cloned uninstall original Fermata Auto (from step 1)
    9. Install cloned Fermata Auto with King Installer.
    10. Open cloned Fermata Auto and Import preferences from backup file (from step 2).
    11. The cloned Fermata Auto app will be in the list of Android Auto apps and should not be auto removed by Google.

    i confirm.
    i did all you said except installing the rebuilded app via king installer.
    i installed the new app with the classic way
    i pached the new fermata auto app with AA AIO Tweaker, as i did it before
    (i pached every "fermata auto" app i have found in my apps menu. lol!)
    and Android Auto also accepts the new pached app, and put it in the AA menu.

    now i have my AA videos back in fermata auto.
    poco X3 NFC - ANDROID 10 rooted
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    I'd like to use Tasker to send a specific youtube link to play in Fermata Auto. I've tried the intent.action.VIEW with url scheme fermata://open and fermata://play but can't seem to get the right command syntax

    Also tried the SEARCH_AND_PLAY intent but Fermata doesn't recognize the standard query string

    Is what I would like to do possible and can anyone point me in the right direction?
    It's not supported
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    Hi, I´ve been trying lots of things and was surprised when I connected to the car today and Fermata was available.
    Not sure it will stay this way, but overall what I did was:

    • Ran a script, mentioned on this thread, that created a trigger to remove some lines from phenotype.db (AppValidation__blocked_apps_list, something like it). I executed it and still it wasn´t working.
    • Messing around with the DB, on the Flags table there are some entries named AppValidation__allowed_package_list. It had two entries for Samsung messaging apps - I added the package name for Fermata, right before the :.
    • Fermata was installed manually directly from GitHub and enabled with AA Tweaker. AA is the latest version.
    Not sure exactly which one of the steps made it work!
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    1. Install Fermata Auto with King Installer.
    2. Open Fermata Auto and back up (Export preferences to file).
    3. Install Lucky Patcher. Tell Google Play Protect to keep app when pop up appears.
    4. In Lucky Patcher find Fermata Auto in the list of installed apps and select it.
    5. Select Tools.
    6. Select Clone Application.
    7. Select Rebuild the App.
    8. Once app is rebuilt/cloned uninstall original Fermata Auto (from step 1)
    9. Install cloned Fermata Auto with King Installer.
    10. Open cloned Fermata Auto and Import preferences from backup file (from step 2).
    11. The cloned Fermata Auto app will be in the list of Android Auto apps and should not be auto removed by Google.
    I ve try.

    Android 11 does not works
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    Fermata Media Player is a free, open source audio, video and TV player with a simple and intuitive interface. It is focused on playing media files organized in folders and playlists.

    Supported features:

    ⚫ Play media files organized in folders
    ⚫ IPTV addon with support for EPG and archives
    ⚫ Youtube and web browser addons
    ⚫ Support for network folders: SFTP, SMB (CIFS), Google drive
    ⚫ Remembers the last played track and position for each folder
    ⚫ Support for favorites and playlists
    ⚫ Support for CUE and M3U playlists
    ⚫ Support for M3U playlist URLs
    ⚫ Support for bookmarks
    ⚫ Shuffle and repeat functions
    ⚫ Playback timer
    ⚫ Audio effects: Equalizer, Bass Boost and Virtualizer
    ⚫ Configure audio effects for individual tracks and folders
    ⚫ Configure playback speed for individual tracks and folders
    ⚫ Sort tracks by name, file name, date or randomly
    ⚫ Customizable titles and subtitles
    ⚫ Support for Android Auto
    ⚫ Pluggable media engines: MediaPlayer, ExoPlayer and VLC
    ⚫ Video player with support for subtitles (VLC Engine only)

    There are two version of the player:

    1. The first one has support for Android Auto as a media service. This version is available on Google Play - https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=me.aap.fermata
    2. The second one provides the same functionality, but can be launched as an Android Auto application, i.e. with its own interface:


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    To install this version, you may either use the Android Auto Apps Downloader (recommended) or, for manual installation, follow the instructions below. Before the installation, make sure that the "Unknown sources" option is enabled in the Android Auto settings. To enable this option, open AA settings on your phone and go to the "Developer Settings" section.

    Manual installation
    Installing with KingInstaller (attached):
    • Download and install the attached apk.
    • Open KingInstaller.
    • Select Fermata-auto.apk, downloaded from Github.
    • Press the install button.
    Installing from PC (adb utility is required, does not work for Android 11+):
    • Install adb - https://www.xda-developers.com/install-adb-windows-macos-linux/
    • Connect device to USB
    • Open console and run the following commands:
    • adb push fermata-XXX-auto-universal-armXX.apk /data/local/tmp/fermata.apk
    • adb shell pm install -i "com.android.vending" -r /data/local/tmp/fermata.apk
    • adb shell rm /data/local/tmp/fermata.apk
    Installing from Android (ROOT is required):
    • Install the downloaded apk.
    • Download and install AIO Tweaker - https://github.com/shmykelsa/AA-Tweaker/tags .
    • Start the tweaker, open the apps list, select Fermata Auto in the list, return to the main screen and press the PATCH button. Reboot the device.
    Before connecting to Android Auto:
    • Install the fermata-auto-control apk. This application is only required if you need support for steering wheel media buttons.
    • Start the player, grant permissions and add folders.
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    Temporary solution with changed package name.
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    New in 1.7.0 Beta https://github.com/AndreyPavlenko/Fermata/releases/tag/v1.7.0b :
    Youtube web view.
    Basic web browser with support for bookmarks and full screen.
    Gestures support by video and control panel view:
    - Vertical scroll - volume up/down
    - Horizontal scroll:
    1 finger - emulates rw/ff button click (skip 5 seconds by default)
    2 fingers - long click on rw/ff button (skip 20 seconds)
    3 fingers - long click prev/next button (skip 5%)
    Swipe left/right - play prev/next track
    Swipe up/down - play prev/next folder
    Double click - play/pause
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    Fermata stop working on 7.0 too were I use few day ago. I think Google blacklisted it, maybe try to rename package name can be a workaround
    Seems like that :( Package renaming works, but I don't think it's a good solution. Google has many ways to block any app.
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    Unfortunately, for both situations (checked or not) netflix gives only sound no picture 😔
    I'll update webkit in the next version. Perhaps, it will help.