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How to emulate an Android in Japan, Tokyo?

Actually I am trying to get an region lock application to work. The steps I have done is having BlueStack setup in Japanese, while attempting to get VPN to Tokyo, I tried Hola and it didn't work, ...
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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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google play store- check your connection and try again

yestrdy i got xiaomi redmi 1s.and i update the phone to new version.and frst i create a new google acnt and the playstore open,its blank and try again....try again.and i search the net for the ...
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Handwrite / draw on a text document

Is there an Android app that enables hand-writing / drawing on a word document? I want to draw and write on the text. I don't want to edit the document, but write on the top of it. Instead of typing ...
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Altimeter / Altitude Reader apps: can't get them to record multiple named altitude readings etc [migrated]

I am looking for an integrate barometer-based (not GPS-based) altitude reader / altimeter for Android which can be used when going hiking in a way which would make it acceptably useful. It should do ...
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How can older devices be deleted from Google Play? [duplicate]

AirDroid keeps reminding me I haven't updated one of my devices but I don't own it anymore. I can't find the option to remove the older smartphone from Google Play either! Unchecking "show in menus" ...
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Can not install apps from play store!

I have an Huawei Vision with andriod gingerbread for any reason I am not able to install apps from play store. When I try to install an app from playstore it still loading and nothing happend. I do ...
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Spotify in Croatia

I am from Croatia and I was able to install and use(run) Spotify free version(not Premiumm I didn't sign up for free Premium or anything). None of my friends can install (or run) it because in order ...
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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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Google Play apps, login in someone else's account

I have this weird problem on my tablet. Most of the time I can download a game in Google Play and create a game account or just play normally with a local save. But there's a long list of games I just ...
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How can i get apps on my phone from ONLY my other phone, and not my tablet?

I am going to get a replacement phone and i only want apps from my old phone to be downloaded to the new one, and not my tablets apps. i know there is "google play-my apps-all", but that includes my ...
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Get Rid of Google Play Services

I am using Micromax A80 with Android A80 from last two years. (Android Ginger bread, RAM of just 256MB) From last two weeks Google Play services application is taking too much memory and phone gives ...
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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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Problem Sync'ing/Downloading from Google Play

Android Enthusiasts I've been having problems when trying to download apps from Google Play. I'm relatively new to the Android Scene. Whenever I try to download and install from Google Play, I get a ...
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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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Is Google Play Store geo-targeted?

Some companies are telling me that my games are better listed in some countries than in the US. I'm using VPN to try to check if it's true, but the top free games seems to be the same in all ...
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Application Organization Management [on hold]

I want to Organize all my applications from my play store and Amazon store by category, sub category, developer, rating, permissions,security, etc. Is there an app for that or like How can I go about ...
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Can you fully remove Google system apps from Android including the Play Store updates?

Believe it or not, but I want to remove a few Google Apps which I have no use for and want to free up space, resources and mobile data usage by not having them on my phone at all. These include: ...
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Samsung Galaxy S3 update deleted Play Store and a bunch of other Google apps

Today my Galaxy S3 alerted me that there was an update to Push Services available. For once I actually thought "hey, let's not dismiss this update" and went through the whole process. There were no ...
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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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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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how do I reinstall the AOSP music player in KitKat?

I bought a Motorola Moto G yesterday, And the stock Android music player is missing. I found an old froyo player that works somewhat but it isn't fully integrated. I can't switch songs from the lock ...
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Your Device isn't compatible with this version [duplicate]

I have been getting the your device isn't compatible with this version message on the play store on my Trio Stealth G4 10.1" running android version 4.4.2. Please help me solve this problem.
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Is there anything in Google's terms and conditions which restrict selling apks outside Google Play? [closed]

Does anyone know if it is possible, within the terms and conditions of making Android apps, to sell apks outside Google Play? E.g. a company wants to buy my app, but it is not suitable for Google ...
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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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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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How long does it usually take for my google play app to be on mobile devices? [closed]

How long does it usually take for my app to be on mobile devices ? I have put my website application on the play store 3 days ago now still cant find it on the store.
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Automatic Updates not Working after Updating to Android 5 on my Nexus 4

Title basically says it all. Automatic updates are enabled (tried both with WLAN and with don't care about WLAN). If i click on the Apps for which an update is available, the optionsmenu also tells me ...
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Change Mail voice to woman voice during the call [closed]

How do change male voice into female voice during the call? My mobile model Samsung GT-S7562
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How to stop Google's Play Store from auto-updating itself (without rooting)?

I have a problem with my tab. With the new version of Play Store, My tablet PC keeps restarting. So, I restored Google Play to the Factory Default. Soon after, it updated itself, causing the device to ...
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Google Play doesn't recognize my Genymotion device

I run Android 4.4.4 in Genymotion. I installed the Google Apps, which include Google Play. I logged into my Google account, and I see in the Google Play application on my phone that I'm logged in. ...
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Black background for icons

I have bought a Gigaset tablet and found, that all the icons have black background instead of transparent. I have attached also a picture about this issue.
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My play store suddenly change to another location and I cannot get it back

My play store used to be the US version and just a few days back it changed to Hong Kong version. Now I cannot figure out why and how it changed and I want to get it back to US version. The only ...
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Huawei bought in China, can't access Google Play (g510 t8951)

I bought this huawei cellphone in China and I can't access the google store. I can access some apps through Baidu Store but then some doesn't work because I don't have Google Play Service. I've tried ...
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Google Play Store Error [duplicate]

I use Techno N7 mobile phone. Sometime ago I deleted some Apps and must have deleted some that affected my Google Play Store. Now if I want to install some Apps, I get the message that I should ...
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Duplicate Provider Authority error

My android phone alcatel-one-touch-idol-x is asking me to update Google Play Store services, however when I hit update it will stop with the Duplicate Provider Authority error. Ive noticed that others ...
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How to install 'Google play services' over an android phone samsung galaxy Y S5306 using my PC?

How to install 'Google play services' over an android phone samsung galaxy Y S5360 using my PC? Will it require kies?I am facing the similar issue as faced by this gentleman (Can't install Google ...
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what's the directory location for Newsstand documents?

System: ASUS MemoPad 302C 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 ...
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Google Play store crashes and gapps process not working since upgrading to Jelly Bean on Samsung Galaxy S II

My phone is about 9 months old and has not given me any problems before I upgraded to the latest Android version - Jelly Bean 4.1.2. I downloaded an original version (not a cracked version) when I got ...
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Installing Whatsapp on Galaxy Note Pro

I have installed whatsapp in my galaxy note pro previously but uninstall a few days later. Now that I want to install back again, it says device does not support whatsapp. Please advise why am I ...
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Installing Google Account on i9500 on leaked 5.0.1

I recently installed the leaked lollipop 5.0.1 ROM for the s4 i9500. I can see that it does not come with the google package of google play, google search and also one cannot add a google account in ...
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Play store app updating process

I have recently updated an app (specifically WhatsApp messeneger) vía play store and some friends of mine can't see the new version on the store yet. How are updates managed in the play store? When a ...
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Clear purchase history?

can the purchase history be cleared? I want to remove my history of purchase so I have no comments with my spouse. Thank you I haven't found anything yet on the net.
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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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I want to uninstall Playstore

I need to uninstall the Playstore on my Android device due to internal memory issues. All my updates are done externally. I want to inquire if it is safe to do so?
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insuffient dont have enough space on my sd card [duplicate]

When I'm trying to download samthing it says "insuffient space on my device"my brean it does work when I hear that......it so confusing me..and I have engh space on my memory card
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Unable to install apps on new Android one device due to google play 489 download error

I bought a new Android One device from Amazon.in but I'm unable to install or update any applications from Google Play Store on it when I'm connected to wifi. The error message is a 489 download ...
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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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Google Play Services and Play Store crashing

I have very little internal memory (user memory 150mb), so after the auto update of Play Service and the Play Store, I took a back up (using ES File Explorer). I have root access, so I pasted those ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 won't sync with google play

I just got my new Samsung Galaxy Note 3 SM-N900, but I've already got problems: First, everytime I sync my phone with google it always comes up with sync error, I don't know how to fix this. I've ...