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Installing an app from Play Store using the command line

Is it possible to install an app from Play Store using the command line and if yes, how? What I am trying to accomplish is something similar to using adb install file.apk but instead of an apk file ...
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I can't install the Facebook app on Android 6 Marshmallow

I have just upgraded my phone (2nd Gen. Moto G) to 6 Marshmallow and now I can't install the Facebook app. With Android 5 I had the app installed on the SD card (along with a bunch of other apps), ...
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Netflix on Nexus 7 Android 6

I can't install Netflix from the Play Store on my Nexus 7 2013, running Marshmallow. I've never been able to install it (but I only tried after upgrading to Marshmallow, shortly after buying the ...
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Every app in GAPPS works fine except Google Play Store and Google Play Services. How to fix them?

I've done the factory reset, yet I see the popups "Unfortunately Google Play Services has stopped". I've tried reinstalling the GAPPS but a weird situation came up. I can sign in but the pop up ...
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Play Store error RPC:S-7:AEC-7MK6C-2YT7-FSDZO trying to download apps

I try to download an app on Google Play Store. I have an AT&T Go Phone Huawei. The error is: Error retrieving information from server. [RPC:S-7:AEC-7MK6C-2YT7-FSDZO]. This started ever since ...
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disable apps on Google playstore

Is there a way to temporarily disable apps I downloaded from the Google play store without having to uninstall them?
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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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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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How to use Hashmap function in Android when the number of records is more than 100000? [on hold]

I am a Mobile App Developer, currently working on Android expansion files from OBB. In this process I am using the Hashmap functions to store the files and read. While reading the files, only 21900 ...
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Is the “Remote Application Removal Feature” also effective for apps from samsung and other alternative stores?

Remote Application Removal Feature allows Google to wipe the malicious apps from infected Android devices without any additional action on the part of users. I am sure this feature is enforced for ...
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Android Application Earning . Estimated answers are most wel-come [on hold]

I am having -- Pages view per day: 350-500 -- Impression per day : 350-500 -- Per day Download : 50-60 -- CPC : approx 0.07- 0.10 -- Clicks per day : approx 8-10 -- Question : ...
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Can't install app due to “error code: -3”

I encounter this error while installing an app from Play Store. I'm not able to install any app due to this. Can't install app "Instagram" can't be installed. Try again, and if the problem ...
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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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How to renew Google Play Music All Access from Android?

I got the 30 days free trial for Google Play Music All Access, but I cancelled it. I'd like to renew it. How can I? I can't find a way. Here's an image: ]1
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Install multiple apps from Play Store with single click

The requirement goes like this. Requirement 1: Install parent app from Play Store with 2 or 3 feature buttons. Once clicked, it should download and install corresponding apps from Play Store. ...
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Cannot connect to Google account

I was having trouble signing in to my google account, and after attempting various things with no success, i reset my device. I still cannot connect to my Google account. when I open any google app, ...
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insufficient storage even with marshmallow sd card formatted for internal space and plenty of space

When I try to install an app from the Play Store I am getting the "insufficient storage" message but I have 20 GB free on my SD card that is formatted for internal storage. I am using a Moto G 2nd ...
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cannot restrict telephone background data specifically for google playstore without restricting all other apps as well

Lately I noticed in data settings that google playstore is transfering a ton of data in the background while I am connected to telephone network. This costs me money. If I go to playstore's settings ...
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Google Play “can't establish a reliable connection to the server”

I have tried all methods to make Google Play work but it still says this: Please help me.
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My Published Android App can't be installed. Getting random weird Google Play Errors [closed]

I have an had an App in the Google Play Store since 2015. I made an update and published it and now it can be downloaded but I can't install it. The App, called Waya, throws error codes which I can't ...
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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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App not compatible with 5.0 [duplicate]

I have galaxy s5 at&t running android 5.0 lollipop official. But still playstore won't show aa single app but when i search specific app on play store it will show results but i can't install any ...
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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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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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Out Of Space error

For at least 3 years now, my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.0 running Jelly Bean is running into some problems. Ever since I hit ~300 MB left, every app I try to download from my device or the web version of ...
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Can't install previously installed apps from Google Play

My Samsung Galaxy S2(I-9100) was upgraded to 2.3.6 by the technician at a Samsung Service Station. This resulted in a wiped-off of all the apps that I had installed along with some other data(like ...
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Not enough storage to download [duplicate]

When I download application from Google play store obtain out of memory error. In fact I have about 2Gb free storage on SD Card and there is 600mb space of internal phone storage. Am using infinix ...
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How to get rid of update notifications for a given app in Google Play Store?

General question I have an app X installed on my device in version Y. I don't want to update it to any newer version (Y+z) for some reason. Still, the Google Play Store app always lists updates for ...
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Error 491 on Google Play Store

This error first occurred roughly 6 months ago when I was about to download an app. It was temporarily fixed, but it would always reappear until now. What I've tried doing: Removed Google account, ...
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cant log in to google or googleplay store

Why is it not letting me log into my gmail account on my tablet. It keeps saying could not connect to Google server. It won't let me access my googleplay store either.
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Google play taking forever to install apps

I have a Sony Xperia Z1s running Android 5.0.2. I've noticed over the last couple months, that Google play will take literally hours to install an app, even with a good Internet connection. What it ...
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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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Cannot connect to google account tablet

I have a tablet and an older smartphone that I wish to use as a mini-tablet. while the tablet does have Play functioning I cannot log in to google account for other purposes. It just says cannot ...
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Fix Google Play insufficient storage error without rooting my phone

This question is essentially the same as Google Play: Error downloading app - insufficient space, but I want to fix it without rooting my phone. Clearing Cache, uninstalling Google Play updates and ...
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1answer
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(Why) is it required to flash in order to install Google Play on CyanogenMod?

Is it required to flash in order to install Google Play on CyanogenMod? If so, why? Or is there a method to install Google Play on CyanogenMod without flashing? In comparison, other app stores such ...
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Is there a minimum app price at app stores?

Is there a limit on minimum app price? I ask as I never saw any app less than .99 in any app store (apart from free apps). Can an app be like .49 for example in Google or Amazon app store?
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I want to remove credit card information from Play Store

Please let me know how can I change my credit card information that I entered when I set up the Play Store.
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Paused Download on Play Store

I'm using Gionee S5.5.. I rooted it using Kingo Root.. When I tried to restore data using Titanium Backup on my game, my phone got crazy and the app I've been trying to restore got uninstalled even ...
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Can't authenticate account on the Google play store

I've been having authentication issues on the google play store for a while now while using my tablet. I have a Galaxy tab II 10.1, My phone authenticates just fine. I just reset the password on ...
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Insufficient space on Android 6 with SD-Card mouted as internal storage

I've got a Motorola Moto G 3 with Android 6.0 I installed a 32 GB SD-Card and I mounted it as Internal Storage (the new feature in Android 6). After installing some apps I get the error 'Insufficient ...
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Play Store icons are no longer transparent

The past few days I have noticed that the Play Store icons have a black background. I've even done a Factory Reset. I am facing the problem with every icon in the play store. Is there any way to get ...
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Can you help me check your internet connection and try again is always poping up [duplicate]

Hello can hou you help me my playstore keep showing thos message "check your internet connection and try again play store" I cleared the data on my Playstore, framework and google play services. I ...
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How to search the Play Store by permissions?

How do I specify that I do not wish to see apps that require for example internet access? Or to only show apps that use a specific permission? A specific repository with search on its webpage? An app ...
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play store rating effective measure of an app quality?

Most of the apps are rated between 4.0 and 4.6. How can I judge an app from its rating if they are all basically equally rated? Is there a way to make a judgement more effective?
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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 ...
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Unable to upgrade and install whatsapp

I didn't checked whatsapp in a few days, so I tried clicking into it, I got a message like this version of whatsapp is too old, please upgrade. I clicked the upgrade button and was led to the google ...
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I rooted my mobile and my google play store is not working

I uninstalled updates and force stoped it. I even uninstalled the updates and cleared cache. I did factory reset but not working. Now i can't even add or sign in my old account. What should I do? Help ...
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Update an app if an update is available but Play Store doesn't show update option.

I installed the earlier version of the Respawnables and now, I want to update the app. But there is no "Update" option available on the app's page in Play Store. How do I update the app?
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Redeeming Google Play Gift Card to Change Country

I wanted to change the country of my Google Play from Philippines to US. Which you can find in a similar post here. I've tried changing my "Home address" in the settings section of my Google Wallet ...
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What's the directory location for Newsstand documents?

I saved a few magazine issues using the options available in the Google Play Newsstand app, but can't figure out where the files are stored. Nothing showed up in the /sdcard/ directories tagged with ...