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Is Google Play Store geo-targeted?

Some companies are telling me that my games are better listed in some countries than in the US. I'm using VPN to try to check if it's true, but the top free games seems to be the same in all ...
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Your Device isn't compatible with this version [duplicate]

I have been getting the your device isn't compatible with this version message on the play store on my Trio Stealth G4 10.1" running android version 4.4.2. Please help me solve this problem.
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Spotify in Croatia

I am from Croatia was able to install and use Spotify free version. None of my friends can install it because in order to use Spotify in Croatia you would need to have either an Unlimited or Premium ...
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Is there anything in Google's terms and conditions which restrict selling apks outside Google Play? [on hold]

Does anyone know if it is possible, within the terms and conditions of making Android apps, to sell apks outside Google Play? E.g. a company wants to buy my app, but it is not suitable for Google ...
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Automatic Updates not Working after Updating to Android 5 on my Nexus 4

Title basically says it all. Automatic updates are enabled (tried both with WLAN and with don't care about WLAN). If i click on the Apps for which an update is available, the optionsmenu also tells me ...
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Change Mail voice to woman voice during the call [on hold]

How do change male voice into female voice during the call? My mobile model Samsung GT-S7562
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How long does it usually take for my google play app to be on mobile devices? [on hold]

How long does it usually take for my app to be on mobile devices ? I have put my website application on the play store 3 days ago now still cant find it on the store.
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Google Play doesn't recognize my Genymotion device

I run Android 4.4.4 in Genymotion. I installed the Google Apps, which include Google Play. I logged into my Google account, and I see in the Google Play application on my phone that I'm logged in. ...
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Black background for icons

I have bought a Gigaset tablet and found, that all the icons have black background instead of transparent. I have attached also a picture about this issue.
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Google Play Store Error [duplicate]

I use Techno N7 mobile phone. Sometime ago I deleted some Apps and must have deleted some that affected my Google Play Store. Now if I want to install some Apps, I get the message that I should ...
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My play store suddenly change to another location and I cannot get it back

My play store used to be the US version and just a few days back it changed to Hong Kong version. Now I cannot figure out why and how it changed and I want to get it back to US version. The only ...
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Duplicate Provider Authority error

My android phone alcatel-one-touch-idol-x is asking me to update Google Play Store services, however when I hit update it will stop with the Duplicate Provider Authority error. Ive noticed that others ...
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how do I reinstall the AOSP music player in KitKat?

I bought a Motorola Moto G yesterday, And the stock Android music player is missing. I found an old froyo player that works somewhat but it isn't fully integrated. I can't switch songs from the lock ...
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Installing Google Account on i9500 on leaked 5.0.1

I recently installed the leaked lollipop 5.0.1 ROM for the s4 i9500. I can see that it does not come with the google package of google play, google search and also one cannot add a google account in ...
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Play store app updating process

I have recently updated an app (specifically WhatsApp messeneger) vía play store and some friends of mine can't see the new version on the store yet. How are updates managed in the play store? When a ...
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Clear purchase history?

can the purchase history be cleared? I want to remove my history of purchase so I have no comments with my spouse. Thank you I haven't found anything yet on the net.
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Unable to upgrade and install whatsapp

I didn't checked whatsapp in a few days, so I tried clicking into it, I got a message like this version of whatsapp is too old, please upgrade. I clicked the upgrade button and was led to the google ...
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Memory card slot damaged and files are protected by Vault App

My memory card slot got damaged recently and all my important files are protected by the Vault App. I'm unable to view my folders when I put my memory card into a new phone and those files aren't ...
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insuffient dont have enough space on my sd card [duplicate]

When I'm trying to download samthing it says "insuffient space on my device"my brean it does work when I hear that......it so confusing me..and I have engh space on my memory card
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How to update pre-installed apps that is incompatible with my device

I just purchased an Asus Zenfone 5 and sign up a new Google account to use the phone's services. I can update almost the pre-installed app via the Asus System Update and Google Play Store. However, ...
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How to figure out why a specific app cannot be installed on my device(s)?

All to often I encounter apps that the Google Play Store claims are incompatible with one or multiple of my devices, but isn't very helpful as of "why". How can I figure this out? While this question ...
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uco mbank apk installation error

I am using samsung galaxy tab2 ( GT-P3100 ) with android 4.1.2 when I updated uco mbank apk after installing when I open apk its unable to view properly and completely on my screen am attaching screen ...
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Google play vouchers and redeem codes [duplicate]

My friend lives in a different country but I want to send them a Google Play voucher or send the redeem code via Facebook. Would the redeem code work if she lives in a different country and our ...
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How do you install this app (For Non US / CAD base owners ) [duplicate]

For NON US & Canadian citizens, how do you install this app onto your Android Device? ps: i do have a Nexus 7 (II) from Amazon, but my google account is tied to a overseas acct. ...
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How to stop repeated requests to install an app?

I'm getting the same message or rather, a notification, several times daily, a request to install an app (Zero Launcher, specifically) and it doesn't seem to stop. It's starting to feel like ...
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Gapps not working

I have Samsung S3 GT-I9300 Internatiional I removed some of gapps form Fdroid app 'system app mover' Now i m not able to use play store even installing it from backup. I am thinking of installing ...
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How do app updates work if the system partition is read only?

I have a Android phone (Samsung). It comes with a whole bunch of pre-installed stock apps. Q1: Is it correct that these stock apps are stored in the read-only partition /system? Since getting the ...
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i try to download games on my tablet and it keeps saying no space on device [duplicate]

I try to download games and it always say insufficient space on device what should I do. Google play or play store
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unable to install app on my phone micromax a106

I m unable to install app on my phone micromax a106 .iit shows sufficient space in storage. BT error comes out as not enough space.
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Changing the playstore to the usa playstore permantly and google play music [duplicate]

Is there any way to change my playstore to the usa version i tried using vpn programs i found on the playstore and it worked for a few times but it seems as if google right now knows that im using vpn ...
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Google shows wrong country

Play Google does not show apps for my country. I visited another country and came back and store is stuck to that country, I tried clearing data, removing my addresses and cards from Google wallet ...
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I can't put my email in when i try to sign in

Every time I try to sign in like when you restart your phone I go to the play store and I press existing I when I do my email and password it says I can't sign in. And its an ice cream sandwich.
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unable to install app from playstore [duplicate]

It is showing error saying "unknown error code during application install:- 25". I have tried removing libs for the same app from root browser.
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Why does my google account not work?

I rooted my LG G3 awhile back and everything was fine. One day, I couldn't access my gmail or play store using the installed apps due to a connection error. I factory reset my phone and whenever I try ...
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Restore backup from internal storage

My first problem: My Google Play had a persistent "No connection" error. There are a bunch of fixes but none of them worked. So I decided to try the final fix: Restore device. Now I knew this would ...
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App not compatible anymore

I recently had to factory reset my phone, a Samsung GT-S5302 with Android 2.3.6. Now I'm trying to reinstall apps from Google Play store, but one of them says "your device is not compatible with this ...
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Google Play app seems corrupted

I have a Samsung Galaxy Skyrocket SII (yes, quite old now) and it's had a litany of issues as of late, but the one I find curious of all is the issue with my Google Play app. Every bit of text within ...
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How can I reinstall Play Store?

I was having some issues with my samsung galaxy s2. I took it to an I.T. store to get it fixed and now all is working fine, except play store is no longer there. I went into 'all applications' in ...
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Prevent app installation when switching phones

I would like to know if there is a way to prevent the auto-install of apps when switching to a new phone / device. Going in and uninstalling apps is a bit of a pain and I'd like to avoid it. I did not ...
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Cant use smart update(Delta update) [duplicate]

i have question about delta update: is delta updates world wide what version of android work with delta updates is all apps support for delta updates is there any work to do to activate this feature i ...
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Unable to access Google Play because of account verification problem

My dad has a HTC desire A8181 and he has a problem where he can't log on to google play. It happened like this: 2 years ago my dad got a message that he had to log in to google play on a Google ...
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Can't authenticate account on the Google play store

I've been having authentication issues on the google play store for a while now while using my tablet. I have a Galaxy tab II 10.1, My phone authenticates just fine. I just reset the password on ...
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Google Play Store: Package file was not signed correctly

I'm using Lenovo A369i and my Android version is 4.2.2. When I install an app, after it's finished installing, an error appears, Package file was not signed correctly First time, I thought maybe ...
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How can I view webpages locally?

Is there an app available on the Play Store that allows us to view websites/webpages that have been transferred to the SD Card? I've tried several android browsers and none of them allow me to open a ...
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How Google can check whether an application is installed from Play Store or Not?

If a developer turns ON Google Play's Anti-Piracy setup, the application cannot access the play services if it is not installed from Play Store(so says Google). My question is how Google verifies ...
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Why doesn't Google Play perform partial updates, rather than re-downloading the entire app? [duplicate]

I would like it if Google Play could download only partial app updates, instead of re-downloading the entire .apk file. On my 4.3 device this doesn't exist. Is there any reason behind this?
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How to root a Samsung Note 3 Neo bought in China?

I bought a brand new Samsung Note 3 Neo here in China, just to find out that all the major google apps are obviously not working. Could have thought of it before! I found some comments in this forum ...
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Google Play keeps asking for an account (new or existing) and does not start anymore

Suddenly Google Play stopped working and now it is always asking me to provide an existing account or that i create a new one. When i try to use my existing one, it tells me that that account is ...
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Can I purchase app use Direct Carrier Billing method that its SIM card in other phone?

Currently there is only 1 mobile operator that its balance can be directly deducted if I purchase app in Play Store. Unfortunately, my Android phone doesn't use that supported mobile operator and I ...
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cannot download music album via google play on medion junior tab S7316 [duplicate]

help please, i am trying to download Christmas album for my 9 year old who wants to learn "Walking in the air". when click to buy it comes up with Error ... error while retrieving information from ...