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Fire tablet can see tiles - Android tablet can't on local media tiles

Jay 6 years ago in Browsers Tablets Phones updated by Terry (ActionTiles) (Co-Founder) 6 years ago 3

I have a very strange issue going on and I'm hoping someone can offer up a suggestion to try that I haven't tried already.

I have some Media Tiles that get images from a web server on the local network.

My Fire Tablet gets these images just fine over it's Wi-Fi connection.

My Android phone and Android Tablet don't get the images over the same Wi-Fi connection to the local network.

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Does the Fire do HTTP requests differently than Android?

Does Android block local requests somehow?  I can get to other web pages (on the local network over wifi) just fine with the Android browsers?

I'm open to anything at this point.

Thank you!


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What model phone and browser? Chrome on the phone might be demanding SSL (https) for the images? Or do they have embedded login & password? 

It's difficult to debug without an ADB Android debugging connection.

Please try Firefox and/or Opera on the phone as an extra piece of test data.


Thank you for the suggestions.  I think it was a hard reboot / power down that fixed it.  I'd never seen anything like it... nothing was making sense.  You can kill this thread off.

Thank you!


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