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What is the usual time frame for a Google Developer Account to be reinstated? [on hold]

I have a question for anyone who has encountered this problem. Yesterday I attempted to transfer an app to a clients developer account. The first attempt failed due to the token number being wrong. I ...
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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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Screen Recorder for jelly bean 4.2.2 [on hold]

I'm looking for an alternative of SCR screen recorder as it has been removed from Play Store. Please suggest app with same features.
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Google Play is putting adds up when I'm doing anything on my phone. text, games, gallery etc

When I open my text message and start to reply to the friend. Google play opens with an Android add. I hit the back button and it takes me to Google play home. So then I have to back out. When your in ...
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CM 10.2 with Google Apps version 20130813 won't download from Play Store

I have a Galaxy S3 I9300 from Telcel, Mexico running CyanogenMod 10.2.0, upgraded from 10.1.3 with the upgrade feature and using TWRP for this purpose. I am unable to download anything from the Play ...
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Playstore won't allow me to log into my google account

I have a Galaxy S5 and whenever I try to login to my google account to set up playstore I keep getting this same message. "Can't establish reliable connection to the server, this could be a temporary ...
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android apps not getting dowloaded from playstore

today i tried to download an application from play store. but instead it showed the error message not enough store space in device memory. i tried to search the solution for it on net. so i did few ...
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Can t download apps [on hold]

I have installed Gmail on my phone but it still wont let me download apps. How can I clear devices on my google.play account and start over?
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Google Play deducted extra Rupee 50 after first-time Play Store purchase of an App/Game. Why is that?

Today I bought Temple Run: Oz from Google Play. When I filled all the credentials in to pay rupee 53.18 for this application then it automatically deducted rupee 50.00 from my credit card and after ...
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A Windows PC software is pushing its app onto my android devices. How can I avoid it?

This weekend I installed a popular Windows antivirus in my PC laptop. The installer offered the android app, and I denied it. Nonetheless, a couple hours later all my android devices had the ...
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Is there a way to transfer money from the gift card?

I tried to pay a Google Developer account (to publish App) with the gift card and wasn't accepted despite being a payment to Google Play. Were added R$100.00 (US$33,24) and own iPhone, only use for ...
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Google locations showing another location during day and accurate location during night

I am using two android phones both have been purchased in last six months and are updated & I am using google location app on both phones for last 20 days. One phone is showing accurate location ...
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Play Store not registering my phone after root

I rooted my phone and after that for the 1st time, as I was just checking out stuff, Google Play recognized my device and registered it. Later I did a factory reset and now for some reason it is not ...
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'Insufficient space on the device'

So, I'm having problem downloading apps from Play Store because apparently, I have insufficient space on device. The app I want to download is of only 12.68 MB and my system storage has 113 MB, phone ...
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When developing for another person, which package name is recommended an who should upload the app to the Store? [on hold]

I've been searching trough several sites to find a guide of packaging naming conventions and Play Store upload process for an app that is developed for a client/company, but all guides I found seem ...
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Can't log into Google Play Store or my Google account

Through a series of mishaps, I deleted Google Play Services, Google+ and probably many other apps. I did a factory reset, but it did not bring back my missing apps. My phone was rooted and I used ...
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Googleplay stopped synching and load game saves

So randomly googleplay stopped working. I can see my games achievements and so forth but loading the game loads me as a new user completely and I have tried on 9 devices all with the same issue.
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I keep getting error 911 when downloading large apps

When I download anything over 70 mb onto my phone, the download gets about ~95% then it stops and a pop up saying something along the lines of, this app cannot be downloaded due to error (911) ...
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Can I play a game on a second device with the same profile with out starting over?

I have been playing boom beach on an android tablet. The tablet is no longer accessible to me. Can I play the game on another android tablet without starting over?
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can't install app, because it's not supported in my country/area [duplicate]

I recently moved to another country and i would like to install bank appliation for my bank account in this country. however Play Store says i can't do that, because it's not available in my country ...
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How do I update WhatsApp from Google Play Store?

I want to update my WhatsApp to be able to use the calling feature. I've used a third party app to update WhatsApp till now. How do I update from Play Store, or will it only happen automatically and ...
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Phone won't recognize FAT32 SD card partition?

I own a Xperia L C2014 with Android 4.2. When I used AParted (to get 2 partitions, a FAT32 for files and a EXT4 for Link2SD) it did not recognize the FAT32 partition at all. The SD card is working ...
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what do i do if i deleted google play store and got it back but now it wont let me download or update any apps? [on hold]

I deleted the Google Play Store by accident. I got it back but now it won't let me update any of the apps that I have, or let me download any new ones.
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Apps won't install (silently fail after 100% downloaded)

I have a problem with installing apps from Google Play onto my Samsung Galaxy S Plus phone. It has Android 2.3.6. Yesterday I tried to download some apps. When I clicked 'Install', the app began to ...
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1answer
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Server Error! Play Store failing

I can't go on to the Google Play Store! I do not know why. Last time I did, I tried to download 'HOM 2' which is a game, and cannot download it. It says "package invalid" and "phone storage is getting ...
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Why does Google not display all user reviews in the Play Store? [on hold]

Google does not display all users' reviews in the Google Play Store, whereas they (seem to) display all of them in the Developer console. It is very frustrating to see that excellent user reviews are ...
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Disable google play store auto update [duplicate]

i want to disable google play store auto updates. I am not talking about auto update applications. I don't want to update my google play store version. Please help me.
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Cannot install apps from Google Play Store due to insufficient space

I have an SD card which is 3 GB, but I only have 4 downloaded apps and the internal storage almost reach its capacity and thus yet I have an insufficient space problems.
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When app is removed from the play store, is it removed from everyone's phone that downloaded it?

I woke up this morning and noticed a missing icon for an app. I don't know which app; it's just a missing position in a grid of icons. It made me wonder... When app is removed from the Play store, ...
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How can I solve Play Store Error ”unknown error code during application install:-102“

When I update the ES File Explorer today, I met the error. And I have checked a lot of site. Most of the site never mentioned the -102 error code. How can I solve it. I have checked this post on the ...
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How can I stop Google play from automatically updating?

How can I stop Google play from automatically updating to the latest version? I tried deleting my hosts file but it's not being deleted. My phone is rooted.
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Why all the applications are getting crashed?

I have micromax canvas turbo. I have tried with 4 custom rom's, the same problem is faced in all the Rom's. All the applications starts getting crashed(Ex: com.android.acore has stopped working, same ...
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What does “Add to Queue” mean in “Play Music”?

What does "Add to Queue" mean in "Play Music"? I've seen an answer elsewhere which said "it adds to the current play list." That answer makes no sense. What "current play list?" There is no such ...
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Why does the Play Store's download percentage never reach 100%?

I've owned two Android phones so far. While both are HTC ones, I've used several customised ROMs on the older one, so the following does not seem to be specific to one maker or installation. I've ...
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What happens if I uninstall the Google Settings app?

My android device frequently runs low on free memory space. Can I delete the Google Settings app? I want to install a game but it is not installing what should I do?
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How can I view only one star ratings in Google Play Store?

I find it quite annoying that there is no easy way to sort the reviews of an Android app: - neither can I search for certain keywords that may appear in a review. - nor can I change the sort order, ...
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how to solve “error retrieving information from server” [duplicate]

I am using on my laptop, then there was a message shown when I was installing.my problem is how to solve this error (error retrieving information from server )?
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How do I install Google Play store?

I have a rooted Huawei G700-U10 with android 4.2.1. I removed the Android Play Store and Services, but now I need it. How do I reinstall them?
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Apps launch automatically after update in google play store

I am using Samsung galaxy s4 I9505 running on android Kikat 4.4.4. I don't know whether this happens to anyone or not. If there are 5 android apps to update all the apps open automatically after ...
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2answers
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Huawei bought in China, can't access Google Play (g510 t8951)

I bought this huawei cellphone in China and I can't access the google store. I can access some apps through Baidu Store but then some doesn't work because I don't have Google Play Service. I've tried ...
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How to select content language on Google Play Movies

I'm in Germany and I want to download movies in English from the Google Play store to watch my Android tablet, however I can only get movies in German. How can I get the English versions?
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How to install Play Store on Alcatel OT 979

I am switching from iPhone to Android. I do not speak Android/PC. I speak Apple. This has been a difficult transition, and I require a simple explanation (pretend I am 5 years old). My new Alcatel ...
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Unable to reach Google Play does not recognize my device

I have the HUAWEI G520-5000 mobile phone which was bought in April 2013 from China during a business trip. The device, despite of being locked for China Mobile carrier, is working properly for my ...
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Google Play, can i get past purchases on new tablet?

I am halfway through season 3 of Homeland and bought a new galaxy tablet. It was purchased from the Play Store on my old galaxy tab. Since I have the same Google account associated with both tablets, ...
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I'm having trouble opening my play store

I have a galaxy s3 and the play store will not open, I've i tried every way I can think of to open it but it won't work: I restarted my phone many times, I've also tried opening it from the ...
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Looking for a timer/countdown app where you can customise the notification music [closed]

As I've said in the title I'm looking for a timer/countdown app where instead of having a buzz or beep sound to notify time is over I'd like the app to allow me to use a music of my choice. If you you ...
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how to change the storage from phone memory to internal storage?

Everytime I try to install anything from google playstore it says insufficient internal storage but actually it has internal storage. How can I solve this problem
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Is there a legal method to download APKs and install them from SD cards? [closed]

I am involved in a project that involves using a few apps on phones in rural India. The bandwidth is expensive for the users and sometimes isn't available. So it's a requirement that the APKs can be ...
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How can I get the apk file of an app downloaded from Google Play?

I want to get the apk file of an app downloaded from Google Play. How can I do this?