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How can I install Google play services on Android 2.2?

I have an unbranded tablet running android 2.2. I was trying to develop an application using gcm and wanted to test it on the tablet. But somehow SERVICE_NOT_AVAILABLE error was coming. I then came ...
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Google Play Store force closing

I have a Karbonn S5 Titanium. Whenever I try to open the Google Play Store, it gets closed within a second. A notification saying 'your google store has stopped unfortunately' keeps coming every 2 ...
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Attempted installing Google Play Store, but ended up installing Android Market!

As seen below, anything to do with Google Play is installed in the Android SDK in my Ubuntu. In light of this SDK Extras set above which has the Licensing Library, it is perfectly legal to have ...
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Where does Google Play Store put downloaded apps?

I want to know where Google Play stores downloaded .apk files. I've heard that Google Play doesn't send you an .apk file and installation is completely online. Is it true?
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Does the play store still show the provider and mobile information, if the google account is removed/changed

Basically what I would like to know is will the play store web version still show the provider and mobile information ie [This app is compatible with your PROVIDER_NAME DEVICE_MODEL.] if the device is ...
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How to get Google Play in China [duplicate]

I just bought the Samsung S3 in China and Google Play is not installed - how can I get it, or at least get my Gmail?
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Cannot connect my Galaxy Ace to my Google account

I have 'Market' and every time I attempt to log into it using my Google account it says that it 'Can't establish a reliable data connection to the server.' Any idea what could be done to get it ...
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If we install the apk outside the Play Store, does it affect Google Play statistics?

If we install the apk outside the Play Store, does it affect Google Play statistics?
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What is google's policy regarding the images of the apps?

I want to use the Images of the apps that are shared by the developers for displaying on the Google Play Store (The app/game screenshots). Am I allowed to use them? Can they be reproduced?
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What are “Manual Updates” in Google Play Store? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why do some of my apps show “Update” and some show “Update (manual)”? I have been using Android for a long time now, updating the apps regularly (but not in the "Allow ...
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Google Play website doesn't show all previously installed apps

When I browse my app history on the Google Play website(of apps that I have tried out in the past but aren't currently installed on my phone), it only lists them in alphabetic order until about 'L'. ...
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I have a Binatone Kidzstar and can't install android market or google play [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why do some devices ship without the Market installed? How can I add the market to my device? I have a Binatone Kidzstar and can't install android market or google ...
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Apps I never installed appear in web store under “Other apps in my library”

TL;DR version--do you have apps in your Google Play "Other apps in my library" that you know you've never installed? In my Google Play account, under the section labeled "Other apps in my library", ...
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How To Selectively Update Applications On Google Play?

I would like to know how to update manually only apps that I want and not all apps at once when every other day they get updated again. How to checkmark only specific apps I want to manually update?
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difference between ninesky and ninesky cn

Ninesky is a browser for android. What is the difference between Ninesky and Ninesky CN?
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Android web market always gives error

I am getting error for almost all the apps while I am trying to install from web android market (market.android.com), it gives error "This item cannot be installed in your device's country.". But same ...
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Multiple Android Market Accounts on a Single Device? [closed]

Is it possible to have multiple Android Market accounts on a Single phone? If so, how do I do that? (I have been able to add a second Gmail account, but I couldn't find any option to add a second ...
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How to get Android Market on Archos 70I

I have an Archos 70i and am still unable to get Android Market on it. I want to get a flash player and other apps which I believe is available on Android Market. Can anyone help me in simple English, ...
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Android market - Application downloading problem

I am accessing an Android market and trying to download Free applications, when i have tried to download any application by clicking on "Install" button. When i click on "Download" button, it always ...
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how to batch update one's market application? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a good app that lets me to the app updates in one go? can I batch update the apps I dowloaded from the market? I receive notifications like "14 updates ...
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What factors should I consider for selecting a Distribution Platform? [on hold]

I am looking at various android distribution platforms. What factors should I consider while selecting them?
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Samsung Galaxy S3 update deleted Play Store and a bunch of other Google apps

Today my Galaxy S3 alerted me that there was an update to Push Services available. For once I actually thought "hey, let's not dismiss this update" and went through the whole process. There were no ...
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Using Yubikey NEO for keystore storage [on hold]

Since I am sending signed/encrypted emails a log I bought myself a Yubikey NEO to protect my private key. It can store up to 2 keys and I wonder is there is a way to use it to store the keystore to ...
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Error “package not correctly signed correctly. uninstall the previous app” on new Micromax A108

When updating the built-in apps like Opera Mini, I'm getting the above error. I even tried downloading some apps like WhatsApp but those give me an error that the Google Play app is not updated and ...
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How do I pay USD using GBP? [on hold]

I live in the UK and recently just added some money into my Google play account by gift card, I wanted to buy something in-app which requires to pay in US dollars. But turns out that I can't, when the ...
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l format my Huawei G700-T00 and now l cannot install it again [duplicate]

Please how can l reinstall google playstore on my Huawei G700-T00. i have tried to install it three time
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Google Play Store not Updating in my New HTC Desire 816 [duplicate]

I bought a new HTC Desire 816 Dual Phone and it prompted me to sign in to my G mail which i did. But it requested for update to my Google Play store which returned with Error 403. I cant download any ...
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Google Play/Wallet/Hangout NOT working AT ALL Please help

This particular issue is driving me mad. Issue : 1) Google Play, Google Wallet, Google Hangouts, Account Sync shows connection Error. "check your connection and try again" 2) No matter which ROM I ...
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preinstalled apps not registered in play store on new devices

I have a new android phone and I have activated it using google account that never been used as android account. Play store didn't listed the pre-installed applications and didn't suggested any ...
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Android 2.1 will not update market or any apps

I'm still using an old Sony Ericsson X10 mini (not rooted). It's still running ok, although a bit slow. What I periodically do to make the device again a bit faster is reinstall the firmware using ...
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Select which application to (NOT) update

I always knew how to disable the auto update for a specific app. But since some time Google decided to forbid this useful functionality and force the users to update their app. And I mainly do NOT use ...
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How to change the Play store language

I live in Hong Kong, and the play store displays everything in the local Cantonese language. I have set everything I can (Android language, Account language, even the app locale via Xposed Module "App ...
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Deleting messages in whatsapp with mobile data off

i sent a whatsapp message with my mobile data off. And then deleted it before turning on my mobile data. does this message get delivered?
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Google Play Store crashes after update integration on Samsung S4

I'm on rooted stock Samsung Galaxy S4. I integrated Google Play Store with updates to the system partition with Titanium Backup. And after that the Play Store stopped working. I cleared the cache and ...
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Internal memory runs out even though i clear cache

I use walton primo R3 android set.i am facing internal memory run out problem.for this I dont want to "root" my phone.today i was using my apps. There was 154 mb left in my internal memory Yesterday. ...
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My android doesn't download [duplicate]

My android is an alcatel onetouch pop c7 I was just transfering the game and it says error:the device doesnt have enough space(something like that)but the app is 5mb and i have 130mb My device is ...
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Simultaneously install app on mulitiple devices registered with single Google Play account

I have multiple device registered on my Google play account. When I install an app I can select on which device I want to install the application. Can I select more than one device to install the app? ...
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How to fix having to delete the play store cache every time?

Almost every time I start the Google play store, it gets stuck at the starting screen loading animation (i.e. no content is shown, only the rotating circle). I figured in order to fix that, I have to ...
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Android 2.3.2 - Google apps missing after unexpected shutdown

I am writing to solicit some assistance with an issue affecting my coworker. She has Android OS 2.3.2. She said her phone had a strong battery charge last night and she put the phone in her bag. ...
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Some games won't install on Moto G (3g)

I have just bought my Moto G. However, while other games installed without any issues, any Temple Run games just took forever, so I had to give up, despite Google Play saying they had been installed. ...
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Why is the Play Store not working?

I have Wi-fi and everything, but when I go to open the Play Store, it comes up with a message saying 'Check your connection and try again'. I have cleared all the data, even did factory reset, but it ...
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storage space running out error?

So on my android tablet that I've had for about five months I'm getting an error in my notification bar that says storage space running out some system functions may not work. I don't know how to fix ...
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There is an error which tells me that there is insufficient place [duplicate]

When i gi to download apps on play store and click on accept terms.. There pops up an error which says that there is insufficient place on my device. There is 5gb internal storage and almost 1gb on SD ...
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How do I download an app from another country? [duplicate]

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini and when I go to download certain apps and it will not let me because 'it is not available in my country', however other people within my country have these certain ...
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Remotely uninstall an app via Play Store [duplicate]

Is it still possible to remotely uninstall an android application from a web browser via the Google Play Store? According to the linked question in the comments this was possible in 2012, but it ...
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Is there any way to make the Google Play Store wishlist more useful?

The wishlist in the Google Play Store is barely useful. It doesn't seem to be sortable or searchable. Is there any way to make it more useful? I've been using the MarketMarks app to get around the ...
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Used files says it uses 2.3gb but when I open it, I find only 1.4gb [closed]

I downloaded a big game (656mb) after uninstalling some files, because I had insufficient space. It all went well so I went elsewhere, when I came back, the app had stopped downloading without warning ...
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google play error: Error while retrieving information from server [DF-SA-01] [duplicate]

I am receiving this error message on google play store error:Error while retrieving information from server [DF-SA-01]. Do you have any idea how to fix it please?
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MarketMarks app: How to perform Backup and Restore

MarketMarks is an excellent Android app to create a sortable wishlist for apps offered in the Android Play Store, complete with editable tags, update dates, prices, and custom notes. I can't get the ...
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How to install app in playstore without Google playstore in android emulator

I had installed AndroVM to use Android apps in computer. But when it comes to games like shadow fight even with OpenGL support enabled, AndroVM couldn't run many games such as Hill Climb racing, ...