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I'm not 100% sure for all apps involved, but for most the "general rule of thumbs" applies: go to Settings→Apps select the "All" tab (to also show pre-installed apps) walk the apps one-by-one, open their entries, and select "Clear Cache" plus "Delete Data" Especially exclude things like "Google Play Services", but include the "Calendar Provider" and ...


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If you are using the web interface (going to the Play store on your computer), there is an option to choose which device to download it to. After you hit the green install button a window pops up. There will be a rectangle on top that has a list of permissions that the app requires. Underneath that is a drop down box that allows you to choose which device ...


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As always do a backup of your device before removing anything If you don't understand something that is stated please ask, before continuing 1) go into settings and turn off all syncs. Goto settings/apps/ locate the Google apps you don't want running. Clear data and disable each, one at a time. [Leave PlayStore, Play Services, Services Framework, and ...


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Great answers are posted already. If your device is rooted, you can look for a custom rom such as Cyanogenmod, AOSP rom etc. These roms do not have Google apps by default. You have to flash them separately. If available, you can install a custom rom compatible with your device, then install a micro gapps package (also known as minimal google apps). The micro ...


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Yes, you are justified and they are being sneaky. Once a set of permissions is allowed, it can install new permission into that same set without getting approved on update. But you can retake control. If your rooted, you can download the Xposed Framework installer from the XDA forums. Xposed Installer ...


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This is in part because the Wikipedia app is set as the default app for Wikipedia links, and in part because Chrome is not up to date. Go to Settings menu. Tap "More". Tap "Application manager". If the Wikipedia app is installed, go to step 4. Else, go to step 7. Locate "Wikipedia" and tap on it. Under "Launch by default", tap the "Clear defaults" button. ...


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try with that http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2397942 it replaces your play store and google apps with the last official versions you have to flash it from Recovery


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I'm assuming your phone isn't rooted. If you know exactly what build/version you're after then do a quick Google search for 'Google Play Services XXX.apk' and manually install the later version over the top of your current one, and the same for the next one. They are available on aptoide, blackmart and other alternate stores. If you get any packages ...


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No without the download/use of the application one cannot exactly say what kind of in-App purchases are available in an Application. One can only guess through the views in an application provided by the play store. As you can see in one of the screen shots as above you cannot exactly say what all features you need to purchase some applications write ...


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Please note the below is generic details. OEMs have their own Android Wear apps, just as an example Smart Connect from Sony According to this article: When you install an Android app that also has an Android Wear app, the app is automatically installed on your watch. The watch connects and starts downloading apps using the phone’s internet connection. ...


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I Know its already answered but this answer may help to fix it and help someone. source link Method 1 Check your phone memory, how much is free. You can transfer your apps to sd card through ‘apps2sd/app manager’ (free). Clear your cache and data now. For this, follow these steps: Go to menu>settings Go to Application and then press manage application. ...


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If you're interested, I've developed an app, StripSearch, to filter search listings by the permissions used. The app works by excluding results that don't meet the permission requirements specified by a given search filter (a filter can exclude, require, or ignore specific permissions). Several filters are included by default, but you can create your own as ...



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