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Unknown error code during application install: “-25”

I uploaded an app to Google Play Store. But some users reported that they were able to download the app, but unable to install the app. They are getting the error Unknown error code during ...
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Which PDF reader does have text wrapping functionality

Is there any PDF reader in the market that has text wrap functionality? What I'm talking about is the way text wraps when you zoom-in on a web page.
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How to make apps update automatically when the screen is off in play store?

My problem is that my device is not updating apps when I hit the auto-update button, it does only update all apps if the screen is on all the time! how do I make them update when the screen is off ? ...
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Install Google Play Store on ROM without Google apps

I rooted my Samsung Galaxy S3 and flashed SlimKat's 4.4 ROM and it has no Google Play. When I downloaded GAPPS, it says "Cannot open file" when attempting to open. How can I install the gapps.zip?
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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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Error 492 in Google Play Store

I have android 4.0 and I am getting Error 492 while downloading any app from Play Store. I have tried resetting my SDCard and doing Factory Reset. I have HCL ME U1 Tablet and It isn't rooted and I ...
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Google Play Store No connection

Why when I enter Google Play Store using my LG-P875 phone, it shows only "No Connection Retry"? A few days ago I was deleting some apps and other stuffs to save up my storage space, and I wonder if I ...
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Why doesnt my google accounts sync to google play?

Recently my google play has stopped working and when I go to my google accounts it says sync error for google play music and tv ( i only use google play) how can i fix this... By the way I have rooted ...
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How is an error number displayed in the play store and how correct the error is how can I determine it?

I recently tried to update my application from the play store for which it simply gave an error code. I Google it and it points me to another page of so where the exact reason is not mentioned for ...
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How can I know the exact number of downloads for an app on Google Play Store? [duplicate]

I need to know the exact number of downloads (count, not range) for my app hosted on Google Play Store, is it possible?
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How to fix play store signing in issue?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini (model:GT-I819ON). All of a sudden the Play Store has stopped working and whenever I try to sign-in into it, a message is displayed saying that it couldn't sign-in ...
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How to see download count of an Android app on Google Play store?

I cannot see the download counts of one app on Google Play. How can we know that number of one app?
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Why is it not possible to download any apps when using Opera Max?

When I am using Opera Max, I can browse Google Play Store, but I cannot download any apps from there. When Opera Max VPN is stopped then I can download apps from Google Play Store. What is the ...
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Cannot report app crashes

In the rare event that I get an app crash notification (unfortunately "app" has stopped working), I am never able to report the event. When I press the report button, I get a second notification, this ...
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Can't download apps on Micromax A106 even though I have enough space

I am unable to download apps from the Play Store on my Micromax A106 even though I have space on the memory card and phone.
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Enough space, downloads most of the app, then says not enough space

So I'm trying to install a little game called Xcom: Enemy Within, Google Play store downloads most of the App- I'd say 99% at least...then it gives me an error and says there's not enough memory- I ...
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Google Play does not work and shows “No connection” or “There was a problem connecting to the network”

I've got a Droid X, running Android 2.3.4 and System version 4.5.621.MB810.Verizon.en.US. Just recently, Google Play stopped working. Whenever I open Google Play, it immediately displays: No ...
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Are there different results, depending on how you uninstall an Android app?

When uninstalling an Android app, is there any resultant difference between any of the following three procedures: Find the app in the Play Store, and select "Uninstall" or Open Settings, Select ...
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Are in-app-purchases applied after an app reinstall?

If I purchase an in-app-purchase (e.g., in-game currency or content) and I remove the app and install it later, will the in-app-purchase content still be accessible? For example: Plants VS Zombie 2 ...
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Android App initial release date

When you are viewing an app in Google Play store, it displays the following : Updated, Size, Installs, Current Version, Requires Android, and Rating. I am trying to do some research and figure out ...
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Be notified of an update to an app that is not installed

Is there any way to receive an update/new version released notification from the Play Store for an app that is not installed in my phone? I'm using 4.3 on a Nexus 4.
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How can I be notified of updates for apps that I do not have installed? [duplicate]

What is the best way to be notified of an apps' update that is not installed on my phone? Is there a site place such as the Play store, Playboard, Aptoide or elsewhere that I can get an rss feed, ...
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Allow auto-update of only a single app

Is it possible to auto-update selectively? For example, if I want to allow an anti-virus app to update, but no others. Can this be done? Android 4.0.4
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Reinstall Google Play Store and recover deleted items

My Play Store got deleted and I want to know how to reinstall it on Samsung Tab Duo running Android 4.2.2. I also want to know how to get deleted apps back on the same device.
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Playstore missing now replaced by market icon on samsung galaxy ace

I somehow uninstalled Play Store and it is not replaced by "market' icon. When I select that icon, I get an error saying 'an error has occurred please try again later' This is on a Samsung Galaxy ...
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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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“There was a problem parsing the package” when uninstalling an app

I have Android phone which I flashed. Now, I want to download WhatsApp, but after downloading it, I can't open it. It continues to display "There was a problem parsing the package" when I try to ...
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How can I use Google Play without storing any Google account information on my phone?

I am using HTC Wildfire handset, but I think following question applies to all Android-based handsets. My Google Account has been added under Settings -> Accounts & Sync --> Google (under ...
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Migrate connected apps to new email

I have google+ login accounts on certain games and services, I was wondering if it's possible to migrate them to a new account? For example, any.do provides a google login and pretend I have ...
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How can I watch for uninstalled app updates? [duplicate]

What is the best, non-manual, way of checking to see if an app that I do not have installed has an update? For example, I do not have Google Camera installed, but I may want to install it when a new ...
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Play Store Android apps are not updating in Android Lollipop (Error code: 495) [duplicate]

I have installed the latest factory image for Android Lollipop version from Google site to my Nexus 5 device. When I am updating apps from Play Store, "Update all" option is not working. Some of ...
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How to fix a consistently freezing app download?

On my new Motorola X, I am downloading an app (Amazon's Kindle app) from the Google Play store and it is consistently getting to 91% downloading and then freezing there. I can cancel the download ...
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How to add a shortcut to the 'My Apps' screen of the Google Play Store?

I'm looking to create a shortcut that links straight to the 'My Apps' screen of the Google Play Store? Either that or configure the Google Play Store to always open in the 'My Apps' screen. I've ...
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Is it possible to batch remove apps in the Web Google Play

This question has been asked in the past (together with several duplicated pointing to it) but the answer is not relevant anymore (as of March 2015). The current version is 5.3.6 while the solutions ...
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I need help with my playstore app

My playstore keeps randomly activating whether im calling some one or opening my fb plz help ive already checked my admin and i havent the memory to download anything else i have the same ten apps ive ...
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Application stuck in “Installing…” stage in Market

I'm having the problem mentioned in the title on my Samsung Galaxy S. I updated the app Dock Simulator and for some reason it got stuck while installing. Now it shows the scrolling green bar in the ...
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storage space running out error? [duplicate]

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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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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Why do I get the same “updates available” for apps even though I have already updated that app before on my S3?

I have noticed that my Google Play apps keep notifying me of apps with new updates but when I click on it I see that's it's sometimes an app a old update which I have already installed but the ...
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Error 927 while updating YouTube

I am suddenly getting Error 927 while updating the YouTube App from Official Google Play Store on my Android device. Android version: 4.2 and Device name: Micromax Canvas 4 I am using 2G Internet ...
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What are the pros and cons of allowing Google Play store to automatically update apps?

Automatically update apps on my Android phone: Upsides: Apps get new feature, bug fixes, performance improvements, etc. Downsides: The UI layout or some features that I am already used to ...
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How to remove Google Play sample books from my library without them coming back?

I have the Google Play Books app on my Android tablet, and there are three books included with it: Alice in Wonderland, The Three Musketeers, and Treasure Island. When I go to my library and hit the ...
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How do I change my debit card details in Google Play?

How do I change my ATM card details in Google play as my old card has been damaged and I cannot purchase anything from my Android phone?
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my phone says “invalid URL” and “Error 944” whenever I download apps

I've been trying to download applications for weeks but it always says "Invalid URL". What am I going to do?
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On how many devices can you install a paid app purchased from the Amazon App Store?

Several questions on Android Enthusiasts (including this one) seek to determine on how many different Android devices an app purchased from the Google Play Store can be installed. The answers ...
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What does error 923 when downloading apps from Google Play Store mean?

I've seen this error a few times just now, it seems to only occur when I install an app through the Google Play web interface. Haven't seen it when installing apps directly from my mobile device. ...
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Play store - Wishlist server error DF-DFERH-01 - ZTE Blade III

My android was working fine until one day, i saw Error retrieving information from server. [DF-DFERH-01] with a RETRY button. This is happening only in the "My wishlist" menu. No errors before. ...
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Hide games in “apps” in Play Store?

I'm hoping for a way for Play store to stop promoting games to me all over the place. I don't mind them listed in the Games category, but I can't stand to have them in the Apps category. Any way to do ...
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updating lollipop 5.0.2 show ! mark on sim and H, H+ and E networks are not displayed

I have two sims Airtel and Docomo inserted as in Sim 1 and Sim 2 respectively. I restarted the mobile and checked but the ! mark does not goes and moreover when 3G is connected neither of H, H+ and E ...