As you know Samsung Galaxy S comes with yahoo apps (mail, chat, etc). My First Android Phone was a G1 and I really love the google natives apps like gtalk, search widget, etc.. The problem is that these apps are not in the market and I dont know Where to find them.

I know That I could install another Rom that brings theses apps, but I really like How works my samsung with Eclair. I just need back my google apps.

Some help?

  • What happens if you try installing from Android Web Market? market.android.com/… You need to be logged in to the same Google account as the one you associate with your phone to use Web Market.
    – Lie Ryan
    Mar 17 '11 at 17:07
  • I had no idea the SGS came with Yahoo instead of Google apps in Nicaragua. That's crazy. Mar 17 '11 at 17:09
  • @Lie Ryan I already did that but in market.android.com when I want to install tell me that this item is not aviable for my operator. Probably because detects the country of my google account u_u Mar 17 '11 at 17:16

Have you searched in the market using "Google" as the publisher?

Gmail / Maps / Search are available there.

Also found this link - http://handheld.softpedia.com/get/Internet-Utilities/Instant-Messenger/GTalk-106808.shtml

  • Probably I have restriction for my country in the market, If I search "Google" I just see Google Translate, google reader, google goggles, But Still missing, gtalk, gmail, and search widget Mar 17 '11 at 16:49
  • Which country are you in?
    – Sparx
    Mar 17 '11 at 16:54
  • Nicaragua. Yep thanks for the link gtalk apk Works :) Mar 17 '11 at 17:06

Installing from Market is preferrable, but you probably can sideload them if you exhausted all other avenues.

Download the apk: http://forum.samdroid.net/f10/google-updates-3468/

If you have adb, then you can install the apk using adb install.

If you don't have adb, then save those apks to the SD card and use a file manager (e.g. Astro, Estrongs, etc) to install them.

You need to enable non-Market installation: Settings > Applications > Unknown sources

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