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Skip ads from YouTube

Since ads are almost inevitable on official YouTube app on Android device, I was wondering if they can be skipped automatically? This discussion is only about those ads which can be skipped, lets ...
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Unable to flash gapps via cyanogenrecovery on a LG G4 (LG h815 Int)

Since some days I am trying to get google apps in my LG G4 phone thats it running the latest CM13.0-20160205 nightly. But when I want to flash the gapps I get an error code 70 message in ...
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Cynaogenmod Google Apps Install fails with to little /system storage

Cynaogenmod Google Apps fails with to little /system storage, but I have: /dev/block/mmcblk0p16 1.0G 527M 582M 48% /system So it doesnt seem to be full. Also with new recovery, the dir: ...
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How can I fix a Status 7 error while installing gapps?

Click image for larger version As you can see in the image the gapps.zip is showing status 7 error while trying to installing them. My phone is Samsung Galaxy S2 (GT-I9100) INT. How can I flash ...
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Google Services Framework Has Stopped

Can Anyone help me? my problem is i can't click anything cause of Google Framework Services Has Stopped Its Popping Up Anytime I Know How to fix it but i cant go to settings cause of that message ...
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uninstalled play services&google app - system unstable

I uninstalled updates for Google App and Google PLay Services apps, and suddenly my phone started to turn off and back on again, non-stop. I can't do anything because it is up for no more than 10 ...
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Lg g3 open an application?

I just go a new lg g3 today, and I noticed a pop-up saying to look at an app which lists all of the features. Now, I was in the app, but when I edited the app, the one time pop-up disappeared, and I ...
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Error code -505 when installing Google+ on crDroid (6.0.1)

So that's pretty much it. I updated my Redmi 2 from crDroid (4.4.4) to crDroid(6.0.1) doing a clean flash in TWRP. I also flashed the Slim Mini GApps, as recommended by the developer. It booted up ...
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Google Play Store crashes on Amlogic Android TV

I have install Google Play Store (via flashing a GApps package through custom recovery) in an Amlogic Android TV device but after 2-3 reboots it keeps crashing. Here are logs from adb logcat: ...
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Google Apps error - Can't communicate with google servers

I'm having trouble with everything that pertains to google. I've read what you people have recommended and I'm still having troubles with Google Play and the Google Apps. I removed all my accounts and ...
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How to re-install Google play services

How do you reinstall Google Play store and Google Play services after uninstalling them.
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Unusual GApps running in background

I was always curious to look into the current running apps in my Android device(running KitKat 4.4.4) and check which app takes up more ram. As you can see in the screenshot, play music is running ...
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How far can google apps for work affect my personal mobile privacy

the system in my job requires to work with google apps for work. When I tried to activate my account on my android phone, it asked me to permit access of my mobile info of what coming below: Device ...
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S4 CM 12.1 Problem with GApps

I've just installed cm-12.1-20151129-NIGHTLY-jfltexx on my S4 (i9505) and Open GApps 5.1 Arm nano 20151129. The setup wizard had few errors (Google play services stopped working) and after setting it ...
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Google Play Services without Gapps and Infinite Boot Loop

I installed Cyanogenmod 12.1 without Gapps on a LG G2 (d800). Some apps require Google Play Services, so I installed Google Play Services. As a result, I was constantly getting an error message that ...
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Android keeps loosing Launch Defaults, app settings and installed updates and installed apps after every reboot

After every reboot Android keeps loosing Launch Defaults, some app settings and even some of installed updates and installed apps. I re-flashed the stock firmware, then applied all the OTA updates. ...
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Google App closes on voice search

Am using Toshiba Thrive AT100 rooted running custom ROM Whenever I open the Google app it runs fine until I touch the microphone and give a voice search. It closes itself about 3 seconds after ...
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Google Calendar notification are silent

The notification show up on time but since yesterday the phone remains silent. Before there was a little sound with the notifcation. I have checked the volume of the phone, the blocking mode is off, ...
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What Google Apps can I disable?

I'm using a Kitkat 4.4.4 based phone (Samsung Galaxy S Duos 3) For the most part I don't use G+ or Maps or most of the Google apps provided. But I do prefer documents being backed up, so I've ...
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Can't install Play Store anymore (CM12.1 peregrine)

Today I uninstalled my gapps (removed files in /system/addon.d, reboot, reflash CM, uninstall Google apps) and then tried to reinstall gapps. Nearly everything was installed properly (GMail, Calendar ...
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Difference between Gapps

What is the difference, if any, between different Gapps providers such as opengapps, tk gapps, pa gapps etc?
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If a specific app doesn't require full network access permission means it's completely privacy safe?

If they can't access internet, they can't steal my data in the back which is safe right? I wanna try this file encryption app from play store. Before i proceed, i wanna make sure that the app itself ...
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Is there a way to change the cover photo in Gmail app's menu?

Gmail/G+ allows you to change the cover photo along with the profile photo. I already changed both. The profile photo will also be used in the Gmail app on most (every?) Android. But what about the ...
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Disabling the Google App

A while back, I disabled the Google App (com.google.android.googlequicksearchbox). IIRC, disabling the app caused some problems which I discovered over time. Unfortunately, all my notes on the topic ...
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Google Play-services has stopped

I installed Gummy Rom yesterday and everything is working great. except for one thing. The "Google Play-services" popup appears contstantly. I tried disabling it, and thus going back to the factory ...
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Cant install apps

I have free memory of about 24 mb left . When i install apps as small as 1 MB it says insufficient memory. I tried many times but the problem persists. I have rooted my mobile too.
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What's the difference between flashing Gapps on system partition vs installing from play store?

So I'm finally diving into the custom ROM world after experiencing some issues on CM12.1 on my OnePlus One. I have a question though that googling couldn't answer. If I flash only the essential Google ...
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Lost root when upgrading from CM11to CM12.1

I recently upgraded my encrypted Nexus5 CM11 to CM12.1 and now i need to reinstall Google Apps. unfortunately it seems to have lost root access which is needed to to install a zip in recovery mode. i ...
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What is Google Partner Setup?

What does the Google Partner Setup app that is pre-installed on almost every Android device actually do? Why does it need each of those intrusive permissions, especially the Phone permission? Why ...
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Is my phone beyond saving?

I'm almost at wit's end here, now that I have to resort asking the internet on how to fix my blunder. Context: I rooted my Lenovo A5000 and used the app KingRoot to delete some of the bloatware that ...
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Google Apps for Business - Android Chrome Sync

How does one enable the Chrome sync option on their android device if the account is a Google Apps for Business? I have a normal gmail account and a gapps account on the same device, I can see a lot ...
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How to control other apps using air gestures in s5

I have a Galaxy S5 and I love using air gestures with samsung apps but I wanted to know if they can be made to work for google apps as well
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Google Camerca Messing with Notification Settings

Whenever I take a video with Google camera on my OPO with CM12.1, it switches from normal notifications to priority and then turns on phone volume when I have it set on vibrate. Every time I take a ...
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Problem with Google Play services [duplicate]

I accidentally deleted Google Play services, Play store and various other apps through Titanium. I tried reinstalling play store through apk (5.7.6) but each time it either gives me many ...
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CM11 Kindle Fire - “Incompatible with other applications(s) using the same shared user ID” with Google Calendar

I'm running Cyanogenmod 11 (KitKat 4.4.4) on my 1st Gen (Otter) Kindle Fire, with GApps installed. I can install other apps just fine, I installed Slack with no issues. However, when I went to ...
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E:failed to verify whole-file signature

I have the original Samsung firmware on my Galaxy Mega 5.8 It doesn't have any of the Google Apps on it, so I decided to flash the G-apps. I got into recovery mode, and selected the appropriate ...
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how am I suppose to remotely delete my google account on a device that is accessing a specific app

I recently added my account on a device so he could access my game app whick is the Clash of Clans (COC) now that person is controlling my COC using his device and cursing my clann mates via coc ...
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Where can I get Google Apps (gapps) for Xperia Mini STi15 (“smultron”)?

I am want gapps for cyanogenmod9 goo.im is no longer accessible and everyone seem to still share the same link. Please share the updated link to me. Just so you know when I say not "accessible" what ...
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Google Settings “Unfortunately, Google Play services has stopped.” on Chinese Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

Recently I got an Samsung Galaxy Note Edge from China. Sadly it doesn't have any Google services, even Google Play store on it. I tried almost every tutorial I can find, but it still doesn't work ...
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Can't download apps from the Google Play store [duplicate]

Whenever I try to download any app from the Google Play store, an error pops up, giving the message "Retrieving information from server. ". This error does not go away, however I try. How do I go ...
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Gapps to be installed so that apps in phone memory don't crash

Sometimes after installing a custom rom and Gapps packages, many apps crash repeatedly. This is usually due to some missing gapps package. What would be the minimum list of gapps to be installed in a ...
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CM12 Nexus 4 (Mako) GAPPS failing to flash, error: Status 7

I'm using a rooted, unlocked Nexus 4 with TWRP. I succesfully flashed CM12 but whenever I try to flash GAPPS it fails with error code: Status 7. Which GAPPS.zip should I be using for a Lollipop Nexus ...
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Google Apps is not responding

I am using a Motorola G2 and recently it updated to Android Lollipop version (around 10 days back). For a few days I've been facing an issue: My mobile is hanging and sometimes its showing a message ...
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How to know which Gapps version is installed?

How to know which Gapps version is installed in official Roms. I've a Archos 45b Helium with Android 4.4.4 installed.
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Why can't I install some games/apps to my phone? (samsung galaxy s4)

I try to download some games, such as crossy roads or, the one i was trying to install in the image, Okay?, and it just says error; couldn't install on USB storage or SD card. But I don't know why, I ...
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Is it possible to edit android apps from Google play [closed]

If I want to customize the way an app looks is there a way to do so ? I am thinking in the lines of obtaining source code and editing.
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Is it possible to install packages in a zip file without recovery?

I have downloaded "Google Apps" for my device (using CyanogenMod) from this link: Google Apps for CyanogenMod It is a zip file which includes some folders and files: Archive: ...
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Can't find some apps in play store while others don't work

After I factory reset my s4 some apps was reinstalled easily, while others didn't work as it used and some can't be found in play store(youtube downloader). All music downloader won't work. I had ...
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Is it possible to set up a Google account for Gmail only?

As the title says, is it possible to setup a Google account on an Android device in a way that it will only be used to access Gmail? I have several apps from the big G installed on my phone ...
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Which gapps cant be downloaded through the play store/marketplace?

I've seen that there are quite many different modular packages of the gapps http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2397942 and I was wondering if I can install the nano and add the other ...