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Paying for using android app through website (outside playmarket)

I developing a free android app to download from play market. It works with a PC program & does not function without it. Can I use paypal payment on a website/exe file to get paid and not get ...
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Statistics not updated on Google Play Store

For 4 days this message is seen on Google Play App Store, and download statistics are not getting updated for app: Some daily app statistics are currently experiencing delays. We expect to resolve ...
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Apps won't install (silently fail after 100% downloaded)

I have a problem with installing apps from Google Play onto my Samsung Galaxy S Plus phone. It has Android 2.3.6. Yesterday I tried to download some apps. When I clicked 'Install', the app began to ...
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How do I save purchased apps as APKs?

I am unable to save APK's that I have purchased (actually paid for) through the Play store. Usually SaveAPK is able to save the APKs that I'm interested it, however this didn't work: it sais Copy ...
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Downloading from Play Store gives error 491

When I try to download anything from the Play Store it shows error 491 and can't finish the download. I have a Samsung Salaxy S 7582. How do I fix this?
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i have been locked out of my samsung galaxy player 5.0

help! 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 ...
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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 Play Store App Handle Infinite Activities? [on hold]

I was wondering how Google Play Store App handles infinite activities. I did the following: I opened the app, chose some app from the list, and then scrolled down and clicked on another app from ...
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im having trouble downloading apps, what can i do? [on hold]

I try to down load an Google Chrome app buy Google play will not work says missing id. I try to update browser but am unable.
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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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Google play store can't connect

I was just on the play store for a bit then it crashed. So I cleared the data and uninstalled the app and installed it again. But it won't connect now What do I do
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Can't log into Google Play Store or my Google account

Through a series of mishaps, I deleted Google Play Services, Google+ and probably many other apps. I did a factory reset, but it did not bring back my missing apps. My phone was rooted and I used ...
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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 to disable redirects from Google Search results to Android apps?

I had the Wikipedia app installed a few weeks ago. It lacked the ability to switch between different languages (link to read the same article in a different language), and it still does. This bothered ...
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Sync android sdk for combined app development [on hold]

i am a beginner in android devlopment i have got a team We all have our own laptop i have a ques that ?? gow do develops ame app at same time using different system how to sync our laptop
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Can't install apps LG F70

I have 800MB free space on internal storage and 6GB on SD-card. When I try to install app on Google play it downloads it and then says not enough memory.
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Block Adult app recommendations on play store

I always get adult app recommendations (under "Recommended for you") on play store though I have never used one. I find it quite embarrassing. Is there any sort of content filtering possible.
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Do people in your circles/contacts see your downloaded apps in their recommendations?

is your app/movie/book history available to people in your circles/contacts by means of recommendations or some other way
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samsung galaxy s cannot add google account

My HTC was run over by a bus and I am temporarily using my Samsung Galaxy S whilst the phone is being repaired. I discovered yesterday that my google account was syncing. I was able to login into my ...
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“Error while retrieving information from server [DF-DFERH-01]” on Play Store

I have a Storex eZee Tab 702 tablet. My Google Play Store was working very well until a few weeks ago, when it started saying, Error while retrieving information from server [DF-DFERH-01] I ...
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Why are certain songs on Google Music greyed out on my phone but not on PC?

Here's one that's been driving me crazy: The other day, I noticed songs on my phone's Thumbs Up playlist, songs that were both bought from Google Play or from elsewhere, were greyed out on my phone. ...
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How to reinstall google play app after deleting it? [duplicate]

I have a rooted phone and tried to link my play store app to the second partition of my memory card. However, when I wiped the data on the second partition, I forgot to remove the link of my play ...
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How can I identify Mobile Speaker issue and how to reduce the noise while Music is playing in Speaker?

I'm using Samsung Galaxy Grand2.Recently I'm facing Noise(with some vibration) while listening to Music in Mobile's Speaker.How to confirm that it's mobile speaker issue and also how to fix it? Kindly ...
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How to stop one app from ever updating? [duplicate]

Recently BBC updated their app with the new Material theme, and it completely ruined the app, I reverted back to the previous version using Titanium backup, and I want to ignore BBC app updates ...
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Unable to purchase apps

I am new to Android but have got a new phone running 5.0.1 using my Gmail account administered by my university in New Zealand. However I am unable to purchase apps in the Google Play store. I am able ...
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Trusted .apk file sources for apps [closed]

This is something new to me. I was trying to download some apps to my new mobile phone(runnin' android 5) via google store and suddenly discover that some of the apps I knew they available in the ...
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Unable to access Google account in Android Market on HTC Desire HD

After resetting factory settings, I am not able to access my Google account in Gmail / Market / Talk. Whenever I try to "sign-in" to Android Market using Google account, it shows error with title as ...
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Error retrieving information from server

Whenever I try to download an app from Google Play Store, it allows me to accept the App Conditions but I don't see it downloading. A sign that shows there's an error pops up, 'Error retrieving ...
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Why does the play store show “deactivate” instead of uninstall

I was reviewing the recent update changes for the Outlook app when I noticed that instead of the normal uninstall button, it says dectivate instead: Screenshot showing the button (click to enlarge) ...
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apps missing from My Apps part of Market

I have a HTC Desire, with the official Android 2.3.3. My problem is that not all the apps I have installed are showing on the Market, which means that I can't check for updates to them. To pick one ...
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Where does Google Play store its ebooks on an Android device?

In the Google Play Books Android application, there is an option to keep an ebook on a device if the user wants to do it. So when you decide to do such a thing, the ebook may be stored somewhere on ...
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Some APKs are autoupdated from Play Store while some are not

A have option on my Play Store account - always auto update apps. Thus I see that some installed apps require update. Mainly Google apps are autoupdated in first term, but I see that even some of them ...
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Apk not installed error [closed]

Some of the system apps are deleted on my Hisense HS u 980. Since there, I cannot install any app on my android. Please, advice me how to solve this problem.I have many market such as playstore. But, ...
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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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Uninstalled apps still show up on “Apps installed on” in Google Play Store

I already uninstalled the unwanted applications from my device, but they still show up on "Apps installed on" in my Google Play account. Does it mean that the apps I got rid of are still stored in ...
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How Do I Get Rid of Apps from Play Store Update List?

For the past few months, I have had the following items in my Play Store update list: I do not have these apps installed on my device. I do not want these apps installed on my device. Yet I do not ...
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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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McAfee Free Antivirus won't update from Play Store returning error -505

I am putting McAfee in System/app directory to prevent standard users from uninstalling it. Once I try to update the package from Play Store, the download progress reaches 100% and when it tries to ...
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I'm having trouble opening my play store

I have a galaxy s3 and the play store will not open, I've i tried every way I can think of to open it but it won't work: I restarted my phone many times, I've also tried opening it from the ...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab: Cannot download from Google Play

I bought this tablet without a SIM card. I have a WiFi connection, but it still doesn't let me download from the Android Market. How do I fix this?
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When I search for apps, what determines the order in which they are ranked?

When I search for apps in the Google Play Store, what is the determining factor of the order in which they are presented to me? Is it the number of downloads? Or reviews? Or total star rating? ...
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Ridiculous error on all google play store Using CM 10.1.3

I have a crazy problem. Whenever I update anything I get this error update for (insert Google app here) could not be downloaded due to an error (error while retrieving information from the server. ...
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Moving app sync from one google account to another

Okay I am using a new Gmail account on my PlayStore to browse my tablet. Now the problem is that all the apps that I downloaded using my first account, so when I log into the using my second account I ...
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Add an app to the Google Playstore installed list

I have recently have had to flash my GApps package on Cyanogen. As a result all the application that were previously listed in the installed apps section are no longer present any more. Is there any ...
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Unable to sign-in into Google Play Store after logging out

I downloaded Freedom app, but I didn't find it interesting, so I uninstalled it completely. After a while I tried opening my Google Play Store, but it didn't open and shows: "No connection - retry". ...
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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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Error downloading apps in Google Play Store with Samsung Galaxy S3: “Package file invalid”

Whenever I try to download an app in the Google Play Store on my Samsung Galaxy S3, it keeps saying "package file invalid" and won't let me download anything. The message also has a triangle with a ! ...
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Installing File Explorer on Droid 2

I have a Droid 2 (very old, model from 4-5 yrs ago). My phone is stuck on airplane mode and I am unable to turn airplane mode off. I found a way to fix it that looks very promising. ...
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On android, is there any way to sign into Google Play without also signing into Gmail?

I have an android tablet. I would like to sign in into the play store in order to get other apps, but I do not want to sign in gmail/contacts/calenders/g+ etc. This device will be shared among ...
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“insufficient storage” though nothing is installed

I can't download any apps onto my android tablet. I have put it back to factory settings and it has nothing saved on it at all and is still telling me I have insufficient storage. I can't even install ...