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Can't download apps from Google Play store via mobile network

I have a Sony Xperia sola in Egypt. I bought it with Gingerbread, then I upgraded to ICS 4.0.4. After the upgrade, I became unable to download any apps from Google Play using my mobile network, and ...
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How can I have android reinstall my installed apps after I do a factory reset?

I have a nexus one and I installed a bunch of apps on it. After I do a 'factory reset', I go back to 'Android Market' and I see it is trying to download the apps I installed before. However, all of ...
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Google Play Store For Kindle

I have downloaded the google play store apk files: AccountAndSyncSettings.apk GoogleLoginService.apk GoogleServicesFramework.apk Gplay3.8.17.apk NetworkLocation.apk Phonesky.apk Vending.apk So ...
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Apps on SD-Card moved back to device storage after being updated?

On my Samsung Galaxy S5 (running Lollipop 5.0), I noticed the following behavior: I moved some apps to my external SD-Card storage. Every time, Google Play Store tells me to update one of these apps,...
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1answer
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When reinstalling apps/ game reset and started all over

I got a new phone and when I go to the play store it shows all the game apps and updates I installed over the past 2 years, but when I try to reinstall the game it resets and starts all over, is there ...
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Factory reset, cannot reload Google paly

I was having issues with my android tablet so I performed a factory reset. Now, I am trying to get my Google Play account re-installed so I can download apps. I keep getting a "cannot connect to ...
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Can apps update without Google account?

Scenario: - No Google account is attached to the phone - No apps have been installed beside ones that where already on the phone (even after a factory reset) Questions: - Is it possible to let the ...
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Buttons remapper: safe app?

My concern is related to the following message received before I've tried to activate the app using an A5 Samsung / Lollipop 5.1.1. The app is installed from Google play no other external source. ...
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I keep getting the error “An unexpected error has occurred. Please try again later.”

I've tried to use both my card and paypal to pay for an app on three different devices (desktop computer, phone, and tablet). None of them work and on my phone I get "Error. We couldn't complete your ...
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Android App Downloading But Not Installing

My Device is Motorola Moto G 1st Gen. running Android Lollipop 5.0.2 From the last 2-3 months, my phone is not installing apps. It downloads the app and even shows installing but never completes. ...
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How to search Games with “Google Play Game Services integration” in play store?

Google recently introduced "Google Play Game Services integration" in play store games. How can I list games that supports "Google Play Game Services integration" using play store App or using play ...
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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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Can bought Android apps be shared between devices you own?

On the iPod Touch/iPhone since it is tied to your iTunes account, I am quite sure you can have your bought apps on multiple devices you own (can't test though iPod Touch was stolen). However now I ...
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1answer
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What is the significance of icons below the name of an app in play store?

When i search for snapseed app on play store, I see an icon displaying (3+) inside a square box. And when I search for Google Earth then it shows ("3 PEGI 3") in the icon. What is the significance of ...
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How do I change the Google Play country?

Can someone tell me how to change the country preference for Google Play? I have searched high and low but in most of the forums people ask you to go to gmail settings > edit profile and change the ...
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Google Play says my device isn't compatible with the app even though it meets required Android version

I have a Hisense HS-U601 with Android 4.4.2 but when I try to download apps on Google Play that requires 4.0 and up it always says it's not compatible. For instance I can't update my Instagram app ...
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I updated to Google Play Services 6.5 and I want to revert back to actual official version

I found the latest 6.5 release for the Google Play Services here. I installed it hoping the smart lock position feature would work and sadly it does not. Since it was the only one for Lollipop I ...
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Apps Automatically Installing

Each time I connect to WiFi or the internet, my Samsung Galaxy Note 1 automatically downloads apps (mostly games) from the Google Play Store. This is not only annoying, but uses precious memory. I ...
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Locked out of google play store payement app on tablet

Set up google account all OK from previous settings on laptop. Went to buy an app from google play, re-entered password and was told it was unable to process try again - did that. Then checked laptop ...
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Can't get into Google Play Store after changing Gmail password

After resetting my Gmail password, my Android phone (Galaxy S4) can't get into the Google Play Store. It keeps telling me "A change in your account requires that you sign in again." I sign in with ...
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Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830 - Google Play Store Installing

I hava Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830 and my Android version is 2.2.1 I have not Google Play app on my phone. Can I install Google Play app with this specifications. If not how can do it? I just do not ...
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google play doesn't work on my home wifi but works fine on every other wifi

I bought a new phone yesterday and i've had this problem since i got it. the phone works great with all wifi connections but not with my home wifi connection. when it's connected to the home wifi i ...
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Authentication is Required Google Play Store

I have tried everything that was said in the answers below but it just won't work. I want to download an application but whenever I accept the permissions prompt, a notification appears: "...
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3answers
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How can I stop being redirected to the App Store/Google Store by dodgy ad-scripts?

There are a load of sites that do this now, and it's really annoying: I visit a content site on my Android device. 10-15 seconds after loading starts the site hangs for a few seconds. Google play ...
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Unable to install some apps on playstore due to country/location criteria

I am unable to install some apps like trulymaddly, floh etc. These don't even show in google playstore on searching. If I directly click the links of the apps, they open in play store, the app shows ...
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Market App crashes on Samsung Galaxy Ace

i have samsung galaxy ace, yesterday i rooted my phone and installed the link2sd application, everything was fine, today when i tried to install an application using market, the market just crashes ...
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Google Playstore

When I enter my playstore it asks for existing account I put it in and it says that I need to have a better connection would sit right next to my router and same thing please help
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How do I change the email address used for Google Play?

My email address I use for the Play Store will be invalid soon, so I need to change it. However I don't want to make a new account because I want to keep all my apps. How can I do that?
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2answers
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Get rid of Google Play

I would like to freeze, or in any way disable Google Play on my Android 2.3.6. I tried to prevent the autorun: it always finds its way. I tried to freeze it with Gemini App Manager: even blocked it ...
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How can I download an APK file from the Play Store?

I can't download apps from the Play Store on my Android device (maybe due to a network issue), so I'm wondering how could I download the APK file of an app on my PC from http://play.google.com/store?
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I need authorization from google before downloading messenger but it wants me to sign into my google account I am signed in everywhere

Help me please I need authorize to down load messenger it says sign into your google account im signed in everywhere I dont understand what im not doing right
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Android Error - 18

I have this problem and I have already followed all the guides online, but I still got this error. I formatted everything, the tablet and the SD, but the error is still there. Can someone help me ...
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How to see all the purchased apps in google play store

I have purchased several apps on Google Play Store. I've installed a new ROM, and I want to reinstall the purchased apps. Is there any way to see only purchased apps in play store. I know that there ...
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Locked out of Playstore

Play Store locked me out saying "Couldn't log in. This account has been disabled." This because Play Store required that I create a Gmail account, which I did, but then I was unsuccessful in logging ...
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Can I configure Google Play to see App Reviews in several languages?

By default Google Play is configured to display reviews only in my native language (not english). But there are a lot of reviews in other languages, especially in english and I want to see them also. ...
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Installation of Instagram application!

I have a problem installing Instagram application, my infinix phone keeps telling me that "Instagram cannot be installed" although already downloaded from play store! What do I do so that I can ...
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Cheaper in-app purchases

I play Game of War Fire Age and wondering if I can get cheaper packs on it, I'm from the UK and it costs me £79.99 to buy a pack but my Brazilian friend only pays $60 for the same pack, is there ...
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Rooted Android Phone - Add Latest Google Play Store to System App for future factory reset

I rooted my Android Phone and deleted some unwanted apps with google play store, google play services and google text to speech. Now how to add these apps again (latest version) as a system app for ...
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Play Store crahes after reinstall in /system/app

I've Archos 45B Helium rooted, with 4.4.4 android version. I've got some problem with Play Store so I backed up it with Titanium and I delete it. I was not able to restore. So I downloaded "com....
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Two distinct Google Play mobile apps open the same app

There are two distinct apps in the Google Play store. I installed both on my phone. They have distinct names and distinct icons. I open one of the apps. I let it run on the background. Then I open the ...
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Message: Unfortunately Google Play Store has stopped

My problem is that this is happening on a very old HTC Sensation, running Android 4.0.3 and that all the help I find online refers to more modern versions. In Apps Google Play Store, I forced stop, ...
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Google Play Store says “No connection”

I was using Freedom app and then one day Google Play Store stopped working in my device. It says "No connection" now. I have done everything I could, I uninstalled Freedom app Force stopped ...
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How to detect if an apk is from the Play Store or Sideloaded?

I understand that apps are signed by both Google and the developer. How do I detect if an apk is from the Play Store or if it is sideloaded. I'd prefer if the method worked on all major platform ...
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insufficient space while updating WhatsApp and other apps

Whatsapp has forced everyone to update their apps before June 8th. Everytime, I tried to update it I got the 'insufficient storage space' error and now, on June 8th, I can't access my Whatsapp. As of ...
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How to resume app restore after stopping it on first opening Google Play?

I've installed a fresh stock ROM from Google site on my Galaxy Nexus. At the time i've opened the Google Play and started installing the 157 apps... the problem is that i needed to stop downloading ...
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Google play services force closes in android tv

We have a home television at home, the brand is skyworth and is running android 4.2 google play services is not installed by default and i just installed it. Whenever i run youtube, a popup saying ...
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How do i install Google Play Store on a chinese phone?

I just got this Weimi P8 with a wonderful configuration and features. unfortunately, it doesn't come with a Google Play Store. I installed 1 manually by sending the apk file from another phone but it ...
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Cannot add Google accounts on Huawei U8825D/G330D

This is a Huawei U8825D/G330D running Android 4.0.4 on a contract with China Unicom. I have used two Android phones in the past, and was always able to sync all my Google services by logging into a ...
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Installing Play Store on Chinese Samsung Note 3

I have a Chinese Note 3 running Android 4.3. It doesn't have the Play Store which defeats everything that made Samsung dominate the smartphone space. I can't download GMail; I am stuck with a browser ...
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Google play store doesn't work

Hey friends I need your help.My device is Samsung Galaxy S7582 and is rooted with Kingroot. It's android is 4.2.2 I uninstalled some preinstalled apps with the help of Kingroot and then I did ...