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How do I disable regular Android notifications from Google asking to verify my phone number?

This has started happening recently. It seems like I am getting at least one notification every day or two now on my Android phone from Google saying: **Verify your phone number** Google can warn ...
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What does “sync app data” do?

What does "sync app data" do when enabled on "Google Account Sync Settings"? And what is the difference between it and "Google Sync People Details"?
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Why does Setup Wizard transmit/receive data even long after the Android device has been set up?

Even weeks after Android devices (tested on KitKat) have been set up, Setup Wizard still gets called frequently. I Using Xprivacy, it is clear that Setup Wizard frequently connects to Google servers....
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Does google collect royalty fee for Android OS from mobile manufacturer?

So what I want to know is any mobile which is having android OS they have to provide any money to alphabet Inc (google). If so how much? If not then how alphabet Inc is earning money? Just for ...
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Google password [on hold]

I need to retrieve my google password. I've signed up years ago but never used it. I'm trying to get a new phone and need to transfer may stuff.
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Chrome stuck at loading upwork.com

When I go to upwork.com the page loads. However, when I click the login button it gets stuck loading. Image: http://imgur.com/6fgPAfw
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cannot login to gmail app on android phone, will not sync

I have been given old android phone by a relative who added me as a user to accounts and sync. My account would not sync and I could not delete her default account. I kept getting a signin error you ...
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How do I recover forgotten google account password? [on hold]

I signed up for a google account a year ago so that I may install and start playing clash of clans on a Samsung sm-T550 tablet. I want to buy in-game-content but I can't remember the password. I tried ...
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Change personal name associated with email address

In the Gmail app our with any other Google app, how do I change the user name associated with one of my email addresses / Google accounts? Thanks.
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Some photos missing in Photos and Gallery apps

In both Photos and Gallery, there is an album of called "Downloads". Over the past year or so, I have downloaded more images from the web through the browser. These photos would show up in the album ...
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Deactivated google keyboard can't get into my phone as I have a password and no keyboard to activate it again

Someone accidentally deactivated my google keyboard so I have no keyboard , but I have a password so can't get into my phone to activate the keyboard again does anybody no how to get around my ...
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Google Voice forwading failover

Is it possible to have a Google Voice call, which is forwarded to my phone, forward to another user's phone if i am unable to answer the call? Thanks for any and all replies.
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Google map wrong location

I looked at my google timeline. It had several time stamps grouped together. I clicked to confirm and now it appears as if I went straight to a location. I have been to this location about four times ...
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Error retrieving information from server.[BM-PPH-02]

I am trying to subscribe to Google play music to be able to have a monthly plan, but it keeps showing this: Error retrieving information from server. [BM-PPH-02] please help.I've tried everything.
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Bypass google account protection on zte prestige [duplicate]

I bought a phone on craigslist. It's a zte prestige. After hard reseting it, it asked for the google account previously used on the phone. Now dude who sold it to me won't answer. Is there a way to ...
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dropbox and google drive slow sync with android?

If i upload files to dropbox or google drive, I must wait for hour until they become available in my android phone so that I can use them in my phone. Is it just me doing something wrong or why is the ...
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Contact app with selective sync?

I am using a Xiaomi Mi5 and the default Contact app sync ALL contacts with Google which creates a huge redundant list of any person I ever emailed. There is no option to select which Group/Folder to ...
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Google hangouts keeps on adding a default country code when I'm trying to make an international call

I'm currently in South Korea and am using a South Korean provider for my cell service. Whenever I try to make an outbound international call, google hangouts keeps on adding +82 after I dial the first ...
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Save offline Google maps to SD card

I found nice feature in google maps for android - save maps for offline use. But looks it saves maps only to internal memory. How to save maps to SD card?
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Google contacts [duplicate]

I'm using an android phone (Samsung core prime) and all of my contacts numbers saved in 'google contacts'. There are no contacts in my 'phone storage' or 'sim card'. Now, my question is, if I reset my ...
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Google/Android Contact with wildcard email address

Is there a way to have a wildcard email address in a Google Contact? Example: I use AT&T Wireless and they send me alerts and such with emails that match the filter: att-services.cn.*@emaildl.att-...
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“Unfortunately, the process com.google.process.gapps has stopped” error message always pop-ups

My tab is Ainol Novo 7 Venus running on Android 4.1, and the error message Unfortunately, the process com.google.process.gapps has stopped. will appear every time even after I have done a ...
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Can I safely install Android system updates with disabled Gapps?

On my Nexus 5x for personal choices I disabled all the Gapps (Google apps) via the Settings menu, included "Google Play Services" and "Google Services Framework". With these two apps disabled the ...
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How do I send email to google contact group using Moto X (2nd Gen) using Android Lollipop 5.1?

Phone (OS) does not come with People app. Just the contact app. I like using google contact groups on the desktop. But it feels like there is no way to actually use them in native android apps. ...
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If I delete Google account entirely will it delete all the photos saved on my phone?

I want to delete my present google account, entirely, but I'm unsure as to whether doing so would delete all the apps on my phone, and all the pictures I've saved, from the Internet and screenshots ...
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unable to launch Google calendar ics file attachment

I received an gmail from my sons baseball coach with a Google calendar ics attachment file for the seasons schedule. When I click on the attachment in the email while on my Alcatel onetouch FierceXL ...
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All contacts dissappeared after adding another Google account - They were not sync'ed

Android 5.02 on Motorola Moto E 2015 (surnia) - No root Today I installed Google Keep. Added a new Google account, since the one I have for the phone is just for that, no email, no nothing - I have ...
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Cannot connect to google account tablet

I have a tablet and an older smartphone that I wish to use as a mini-tablet. while the tablet does have Play functioning I cannot log in to google account for other purposes. It just says cannot ...
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Is google location history accurate [duplicate]

my girlfriend's location history show her places on different days that she swears she had not been to. I s this info accurate
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“Listening…” screen suddenly popping up on Android 6: what is it, how to disable?

Every now and then, some Google "Listening..." screen pops up , like this: full resolution FYI: my device is a Nexus 5X with the latest stock Android 6 I have no idea what this is, and worse: I ...
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2 step verification fears

My company have set up all of their shared work via Google apps. They are now insisting on everyone setting up two-step verification. I am a freelance and although they want me to share via Google, I ...
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Can't find music purchased

Had a Motorola x phone which was defective. Lost over 100 songs purchased through Google play. I now have a Samsung 7 edge. How can I find these purchases and download them on this phone? Please,...
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Installing the 'official' version of Android [duplicate]

So first things first, what I mean by 'official' is unmodified; released by Google. And now for the question: If I have a OnePlus phone that comes with Cyanogen Mod that's based on Android 5.1, is it ...
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Deleted pictures keep coming up

I am trying to import my pictures from my Samsung Note 4 to my laptop. But I have a problem with the whatsapp images folder. The pictures showing on my mobile screen are not the same shown on my pc ...
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I created a new Google account. How can I migrate my android device to use this new account?

I just made a new Google account, and I wish to migrate my android device to use this new account for Google Play et al. I've spent about an hour researching this so far, and the only answer I've ...
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Punctuation for voice recognition Android Tab S

Okay this is regarding voice recognition. Most commands only work about 75% of the time and many many many of them never work. I know a lot of it depends how you speak them with regards to other ...
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Cannot connect to Google account

I was having trouble signing in to my google account, and after attempting various things with no success, i reset my device. I still cannot connect to my Google account. when I open any google app, ...
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Google Keyboard has to be turned on manually before it can be used.

I was trying to free up space in my rooted Android tablet, and I turned a lot of Google system apps into user apps, which allowed their relocation to the device storage (out from the internal storage)....
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Which factory image to download?

I have a Nexus 5 (LG-D821) 32 GB and am currently on build LMY47D, I want to upgrade to latest version of Android 6 ATM the latest version is 6.0.1 but there are like 4 builds for this version. Which ...
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Move all my Authenticator credentials to a new phone

I have enabled 2 factor authentication, using Google Authenticator, for 6 services: LastPass, Dropbox, Evernote, Wordpress, Tumblr and Google. How can I transfer them all to my new phone? I followed ...
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Smart phone factory reset, but forgot google account — bricked now? [duplicate]

Motorola Moto E LTE XT1528 (Verizon) running Android 5.1 I bought this phone in Aug, 2015. I have the box, the receipts and a copy of the transaction from Best Buy via ebay. (EDIT: the boatloader ...
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Google search results redirected to google play store [duplicate]

I'm having a problem using the stock browser on my galaxy s4. When click on a result in a google search im taken out the browser and to google play store. Doesnt do it for all search results but when ...
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How long do Nexus devices get updates?

It's been almost 1/2 a year since the launch of the nexus 2015, and a new one is coming. I want to know how often do android phones get supported with software updates until it becomes obsolete. It ...
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Google maps location working in app but not in browser

I am trying to use google maps to determine my location. When I open the app on my phone (Samsung Note 4), I immediately get location with an accuracy of about 10 metres, but when I access the website ...
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Android Wear “Google” app only shows weather info

I have been using my Sony SWR50 smart watch for about a week now and all is working just fine, everything syncs up as you'd expect. However when I use the "swipe up" gesture to bring up the Google ...
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Any way to view or download Google Hangouts Call History?

The Android Google Hangouts Dialer app is very limited when it comes to VoIP call history. It only shows the last 100 (approx) calls, even though Google keeps a complete history. For calls made more ...
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Google Play Music : Error retrieving information from server [RPC:S-7:AEC-0 xxxx-xxxx-xxxxx]

When trying to subscribe to the trial of Google Play Music, I came accross this error. I *had 2 accounts (removed secondly account while trying to resolve issue), primary is the only one active. ...
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Is Enable LOCK AND ERASE in Android device manager wipe all data in lost phone?

My Friend Mobile Lost yesterday and i tried to wipe his all data from android device manager but it shows only ring button and "Enable Lock and Erase" , and I Clicked that "Enable Lock and Erase" , I ...
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Google Store downloads Gmail

How do I use Gmail as backup for my Samsung Galaxy 6? Whenever I sign into Gmail it downloads all my email! Should I just set up a dummy account that is used only for that purpose? Or will it continue ...
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Can I make Google Calendar notifications trigger an alarm not just a notification tone?

I would like my calendar notifications to work like an alarm I would set with the clock app. Is it possible to do that? Or can I only get a single notification tone (and not something that "rings" ...