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uninstall for good, certain apps on kitkat

I want to remove internet browsing and the gmail/email apps on my phone. I know that i can root it. I don't use it for calls or texting. Just for wifi. And i don't want browsing or emails just gaming. ...
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how do i remove other peoples google accounts from my device,, i r

My friend used my phone to check his email but forgot to clear his account on my device, now his mails and notication come to my device, how do i remove his gmail account and remain with only my ...
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In-app purchase without using Google play [on hold]

I'm developing an android app that need to bill the user. Reading the Google Play Developer Program Policies, I'm not entirely sure into which category my products falls. What happen if I make the ...
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Play Store error when installing google play services

I am using Samsung galaxy tab3 and i use to play games and i have one that needs to be backed up by google+ unfortunately my tablet doesn't have google+ and google play services app installed in it so ...
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Google Calendar app entries on Android Device inconsistent with web browser entries

I cannot make sense of the entries on my Google Calendar for android application. When compared with the web version of Google Calendar (see screenshots below), I can see the following differences: ...
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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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Disable emoji suggestions when using gesture typing with the default Google Keyboard

I use gesture (swipe) typing on my phone to enter text. However, sometimes when I enter certain words, the keyboard suggests emoji icons instead of the word I typed. For example, when I gesture type ...
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Couldn't sign in to Google

I'm experiencing this issue from couple of days : I have already : Disabled 2 step verification from Google Account Factory Reset Clear cache from recovery Reflash the ROM
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what to do if my all google apps are not working properly

I need a serious advice from android experts. When I was managing my apps space in my android phone, I accidentally crashed all inbuilt google apps like google account manager, google play services ...
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English active input method

I have Huawei mate7 and when I use google keyboard I can't find English language to select....but find other languages
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contacts phne numbers disappeared after sync to google

after sync to google all contacts that have phone number in them disapeared. I tried to enter a new contact just for a test. if I sync to google again the new entry disappears as well. how can it be ...
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Check if Google Play Service is up to date

I have a Sony Xperia Z3 compact, and when I trying to broadcast my video live on YouTube from Xperia , I sign in with Google+ account and I received "Error when trying to sign in, please check if ...
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Recovering google authenticator codes on a broken phone

So recently my galaxy s3's screen broke and I lost my Google authentactor app. I thought I had all the backup codes stored in my laptop but when I went to recover them I found out that one of my ...
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ADB not recognizing my Micromax Canvas Xpress A99

It seems so obvious to me facing this problem.Before 3-4 days ago i have just updated my a99 from kitkat 4.4.2 to Lollipop 5.0 from the official software updater in the phone. Before updation,I can ...
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Google Authenticator

I had no problem using Authenticator for the first month. Two weeks ago, my phone's operating system upgraded and now Authenticator will not work. I have uninstalled it, re-downloaded it, and ...
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WiFi network in range, but could not be connected!

In my mobile phone (CyanogenMod 11-M12, Galaxy SIII I9300), in WiFi section my WiFi SSID is shown and under its name is Save, secured with WPA/WPA2. WiFi is ON. If I press SSID, a pop-up ask me to ...
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Is it possible to bulk download photos from Google photos app?

I have lost my phone and want to bulk download all the photos that were auto backed-up to the Google photos app to the album/gallery on my replacement phone. Is this possible? P.S. I'm new here, ...
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How to remove the picture next to my name in gmail

here is my problem. I recently bought an samsung s4 Active. When I started using it I noticed that there was a random picture next to my name on all my outgoing emails from my phone. The picture is a ...
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Google Location History shows location I have never been to…6,000 miles away

I was looking at my GPS location history on my phone, just for fun. When the map loaded, it displayed all of the places I'd been to, AND a long red line connected to a few red dots in Algeria. Mind ...
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kindle fire apk's from google [duplicate]

Is it possible to get apk's from google for kindle fire 6? I've tried but every one asks for google play services and I am having a lot of trouble with that.
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google play services is not supported by kindle fire

I installed google play services on my kindle fire 6. Except whenever I try to launch it, it always crashes. And when I try to launch another app, YouTube for example, it says "Google Play Services, ...
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Install fonts to Quickoffice?

I'm looking to get the standard Word fonts on QuickOffice for Android. Is it possible? All my searches on the internet have yielded nothing. If it isn't possible, are the fonts that QuickOffice does ...
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how do I get Google Play back [duplicate]

I need help re-installing Google Play I don't know how to. I have tried turning off my phone, but it doesn't work. I want to download Temple Run 2, but I can't because I don't have Google Play. I am ...
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Create a range of numbers with Android google spreadsheet

I am trying to create a simple range of numbers on Google spreadsheets in Android the same way you would do it on a computer: drag the corner spot down selecting 2 consecutive numbers. So I would ...
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Purchased music won't play without wifi

Why won't the songs I purchase from Google play actually play without wifi? I have set the settings to download without wifi. I don't care about the data. I don't like waiting until I get home to be ...
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How to turn off image for particular sender in Gmail app?

I am using Samsung Galaxy Grand 2. My question is related with Gmail v5.0.1 (1642443). First see below given image. The red bordered option is used to turn on image in email from particular sender. ...
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Can't establish a reliable connection to the server google play?

Ok so i have samsung galaxy s3 i rooted it a week ago and it worked flawless then afterward when today i opened google play it says no connection .i tried all methods like setting date and time ...
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Distance Accuracy [duplicate]

I am trying to find out how on Feb 18th and 19th of 2014, I was in Louisville Ky, but my location history is showing that I was in Somerset Ky.
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Why won't my android phone charge from my computers USB port? It actually seems to drain the battery

Why won't my Android phone charge from my computers USB port and why does it seem it actually drains my battery?
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I use the Icelandic krona, but my google play account uses yen?

My google account seems to know that i'm from iceland, yet it thinks I use yen!
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Google Voice question

I'm traveling internationally soon and will have unlimited internet usage but regular calling/texting will be restricted or I'll have high roaming charges. So I'm wondering how Google Voice works... ...
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Android update default settings

Does updating your android set your cellurar data settings to default(ON)? I'm absolutely sure that I turned off my cellular data before updating, but when I updated, somehow my Nexus 4 had used up ...
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I am not able to open Google Account on New Galaxy Ace 3 Phone

I have tried to open a Google account but after many attempts have failed. When I tap the Gmail icon I get a window, prompting me to add an account, for either an "Existing" or "New" account. When I ...
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factory reset ,re-install

i recently factory reset my phone and wiped everything off it. i have re-installed my phone and logged back in to the play store with the same Gmail account. my question is , why is it when i look up ...
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Google Play Services

My phone keeps telling me... "Google Play Services has stopped working"... I don't know what it means but it pops up SO MUCH and it's VERY annoying. I have tried doing a soft reset, but that did not ...
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What is the APK (and package) name of the Google App?

On my Android 4.1.2 I can see force stop, uninstall updates, clear data, clear cache and view permissions of my installed apps via Settings > Manage apps but I am unable to tell their APK and/or ...
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Everything is messed up on my phone

I'm using the stock system on my Samsung GS3, and one day the phone just started restarting itself randomly. It might restart itself once or twice a day, and no pattern was observed. Then all in a ...
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Official Google Android OTA Links

Today, I felt the right time to OTA-update my out of date Nexus 5 from 4.4.4 to 5.0. It worked pretty well and I found the required image within seconds. What I'm curious about is where to get the ...
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Which file is the new Google Ad ID saved in?

Regarding Google's new Ad Id, has anyone found which Linux file it is stored on KitKat? I'm rooted.
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Google Drive auto uploaded files from computer doesn't appear on Android phone

I am using Google Drive on my computer to automatically upload files onto my drive. It syncs well, all my files and folders are shown on my drive when I login onto my computer. However, when I try to ...
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Google now stopped working on Lg G2 4.2.2

last week my Google now suddenly stopped working. I see this now: Any idea what I can do now? Thanks!
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Google Contacts Information

How can I set my Google contacts in order to see in my phone (Nexus 4) business data of my contacts (job title , company, aso)?
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Cannot use keyboard in Google Chrome app

Update (20/10/2014) After a routine update of installed apps everything seems to be working as expected. I suspect that updating the LG Keyboard app (which came with the phone) did the trick. ...
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How do I retrieve my contacts from my google account to my phone!

So I saved all my contacts by selecting the google account instead of saving on the phone. But I removed the accounts from the phone, and when i added back the accounts to the phone, i could not find ...
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No audio when casting to Chromecast from certain apps

When casting from ES File Explorer or CastBox, I get video but no audio. How can this be resolved? I am using a Nexus 7 2013.
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Contacts Sync problem in Android 4.4.2

I'm using Samsung Galaxy S4 with 4.4.2 Kitkat version. Currently my phone is showing that all the contacts (phone numbers) are in sync with my Gmail account, however when I check in Gmail Contacts, I ...
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Google Contacts not Syncing to Phone

Although everything else is syncing from my Google account to my phone, my Google Contacts won't sync! I have all of my friends' and family member's numbers in my Google Contacts. Any ideas as to ...
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How should recover my phone?

All of my applications are forcing to close such as its home, messaging, play store services and others.I can't make changes or even open application drawer or home.plz someone help me
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How to remove all Google-specific apps from a rooted Android?

Some time ago I read somewhere that Chinese carriers are removing Google-specific software (Google Search, Google Play, etc) from Android devices they carry. What I wanted to know is if this is ...
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“there is insufficient memory on the device” [duplicate]

Well my dad just bought some phone for me "x-touch ocean" and I've beeeeeen trying to download apps but it keeps saying "insufficient memory on the device" I tried deleting apps I already found in the ...