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Reregister device with Play Store

I was recently going through my list of devices on the web Play Store to remove an old device. While looking at the list, I saw that I had two entries for my Nexus 4: "LG Google Nexus 4" and "Nexus ...
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One of my account can't login to google play

Now if I login to that account I got this screenshot Obviously I press try again. It doesn't work. A few hours ago I used that account to get some US apps. However, I think I can logged in just ...
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Google Store downloads Gmail

How do I use Gmail as backup for my Samsung Galaxy 6? Whenever I sign into Gmail it downloads all my email! Should I just set up a dummy account that is used only for that purpose? Or will it continue ...
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Installing Android Market/Google Play on non-rooted Kindle Fire

Is there a way to install either the Android Market or Google Play on a Kindle Fire (Android 2.3 and Kindle version 6.3.1) without first rooting it? I have access to a Windows 7 computer with Admin ...
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number of downloads

How we can find that how many times a specific app has been downloaded? for example, in this page I cannot see any information about that.
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How frequently are Android apps in Google Play updated?

I wish to know how frequently apps in Google Play are updated on average? For instance, statistics such as average number of apps updated per day or number of days in-between 2 successive updates of ...
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How to downgrade an app if it has been updated via Play Store?

I have an app installed on my phone, which I've installed from the Google Play Store. If I update the app and don't like the upgraded version, is there a way to undo the update and downgrade back to ...
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Does Google provide a global games achievements system like Game Center? or Xbox LIVE?

Does Google Play offer an achievement tracking system similar to Apple Game Center, Xbox LIVE, and Steam? For keeping track of achievements, game progress, time spent in a game, what your friends are ...
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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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Candy Crush on HTC Desire? [duplicate]

Am I not able to install Candy Crush game on my HTC Desire. The telephone is not rooted and just hard reset How can I solve it?
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Why can't I install some games/apps to my phone? (samsung galaxy s4)

I try to download some games, such as crossy roads or, the one i was trying to install in the image, Okay?, and it just says error; couldn't install on USB storage or SD card. But I don't know why, I ...
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How to find missing application?

I have a new phone. The old one died. I want to install all application that I had on old phone. I am 100% I miss one application in google play-my apps. I may be uninstall it on the old phone due to ...
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How to fix error 905 in play store? [duplicate]

I can't download large apps like CSR racing, Asphalt 8, and Trial Xtreme due to error 905. I tried to uninstall play store updates but as soon it reinstalls error 905 occurs.
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how to fix the problem of google play store? [closed]

I have accidentally uninstalled the google play store updates. Now the play store is showing error and not working. The error message is continuously popping out which is very annoying. How to get it ...
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LGG4 marshmallow: third of apps uninstalled after turn off/on - playstore says they're still installed

My LGG4 was fine until the upgrade to marshmallow in January. After the upgrade nearly half of my apps had lost their icons replaced by the android icon. Clicking these, says app not installed. But ...
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is it possible to queue up episodes in Play Movies & TV?

In Google's native "Play Movies & TV", the app that plays your movie and TV content purchased from the Play Store...is there any way to queue up something to play next, or an option when watching ...
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Google Play Store crashes on Amlogic Android TV

I have install Google Play Store (via flashing a GApps package through custom recovery) in an Amlogic Android TV device but after 2-3 reboots it keeps crashing. Here are logs from adb logcat: ...
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Play Store app download 100% then starts over to 0%

I can successfully download small apps like solitaire, but when I try to download larger apps/games that are 65 MB large, it downloads 100% then it starts over until I go in and cancel the download. ...
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purchasing google play card/credit during travel to be used in country visited

If I were to visit Canada from the United States, could I use my credit card to purchase google play credit for someone with a google play account via the internet?
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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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Every microphone app for using with AUX has a loud noise in the background

Every app that I download for android with the function of using android as an external microphone (For example, attaching the fone to pc using an AUX cable) produces an noise that is very loud, and I ...
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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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Auto-updating Apps Only at Home

I have a OnePlus One with Cyanogen OS (which is based on Android). On Play Store, I have set Auto-update apps over Wi-Fi only. I'm assuming that this causes apps to be updated even on public Wi-Fis ...
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What is the meaning of 1,000,000-5,000,000 installs in google play?

I used to see a number in Google Play Store app on my tablet showing the number of installs for an app. However, when opening google play in PC browser, e.g. for the DI app (shown in figure) under ...
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Android APP Play Store Lanuages

I now have three languages in my PicVidShare Camera APP Play Store listing. English (Default), French and Chinese. Using the same steps I get this error message. Please check the languages marked ...
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Cannot add google account (It is not in the list of available account)

I bought the tablets from China, and if I want to add Google account (from Settings.Account.AddAccount) ther is no google account in the list.. There is only Corporate IMAP POP3 tablet: x-302 of ...
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How to allow auto-update of apps in Play Store only when plugged in?

I would like apps to be updated automatically when my phone is plugged in (charging) and on wifi. I can easily allow auto-update only when wifi is on with the appropriate option in the Play Store ...
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Unknown error code during application install: “920” while installing Google Keyboard

Unknown error code during application install: "920" while installing Google Keyboard on Android ver. 4.0.4
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How to tell when Google Play Store credit will expire?

For Google Play Store credit that does expire, how does one see when it expires? For credits that do not expire, see this QA.
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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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Unknown Android devices in Google Play

In Google Play when I go to an app (e.g. Facebook) It says this app is compatible with all your devices (I have no Android devices currently) and shows 'No carrier GT-I9100' (Samsung Galaxy S II) and ...
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categorization of reviews on playstore listing

recently i noticed that there is some count is displayed on review listed under the product listed on play store. The attached image is reviews of google Chrome browser for android. But the ...
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What resources are available to investigate the disappearance of an app from Google Play?

I used to use an app called "Image Privacy" to strip EXIF data from images on my phone. I noticed that it was not installed on my current Android phone and went to the Google Play app store to ...
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How do i find apps which weren't installed from Android Market

The Sky Go application will not work for me because it thinks my Samsung Galaxy Nexus is rooted even though I have never rooted it. According to the Sky customer service agent I chatted to, this can ...
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How to find a paid version of an app? [closed]

I want to buy Clash of Clans pro version and install it on my device. I found that this game has pro/premium version available. I went to Play Store to install it. I searched this game's pro version ...
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How to get notified about removed apps from play store?

Recently I found some apps (which I already installed) have been removed from play store for different reasons according to google. Is there a way to get notified about removed apps from play store? ...
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Filtering Play Store

I often look for "best" application among other similar. Of course, what is best for me, is not necessarily best for anyone else. When I look for "best" application for desktop operating system, I ...
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Two errors that refuse to be resolved, Google Play, Android 2.2.1

I have an old phone (LG Optimus V) running Android 2.2.1. I recently took it out and would like to download some apps on it. It automatically updated Android Market to Google Play by itself, but for ...
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How would you uninstall a rogue Home (Launcher) application?

If you were to install a Home Screen application that does not give you access to the System Settings screen (to go to Manage Applications), and also does not let you launch Apps (such as the Market ...
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how can I auto connect to open wifi?

I have Galaxy Note2. Is there a way to tell it to auto connect to open wifi when availble? Whitout me needing to scan and choose open wifi?
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whenever I attempt to update or install an app I get and error

I have been trying to update apps and install games for a month. I have looked all over for help. I was told to turn phone off and then back on and go to step two which didn't work. The problem I'm ...
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Google play store not working when default install location is SD card

I have a non-rooted Android 5.0 device. The Android installation of my phone provides an option to set the default storage location (analogous to adb shell pm set-install-location 2, I think). After ...
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Can't remove stolen phone from account

So I had an Android phone stolen - nearly two years ago now. When it was taken, I immediately reset my Google account password (and most others). I have 2-factor auth on my Google account. I have ...
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Play Store won't download or update apps

I am using Samsung Galaxy Duos GT-I8262. Yesterday I encounter this strange problem. Whenever I download or update an app from Play Store, it only shows downloading bar and the app won't download in a ...
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Reset Google Play password

I forgot my son's password to filter which apps he download through the Google Play Store. How can I reset it?
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Locked out of my Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0

I have been locked out of my Galaxy Player. When I clicked on "forgot password" it told me to log in to my Google Play account. I forgot my password to it too. I need help to figure out how to change ...
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Remove Google Account from a lost phone

Is there any way to remove a device from google play without having the phone ? I've lost my phone a while ago and i can't log in into Google Play from a new phone without removing it from the lost ...
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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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Why will a video game from the google play store be asking me for root/super users permissions?

So I don't know if this is a question for here or security.stackexchange.com but the thing is I installed a game that ask me for root access to my system it seems suspicious and strange why will a ...
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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?