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 package name.

I am particularly interested in knowing the name of the Google App (that's the name appearing next to its icon in App info). Its latest version as downloaded from Google Play just now is

Is there a way to get its APK name and package name?

up vote 5 down vote accepted

Answering my own question, thanks to the method found on this View app's full package name? thread and the hint provided by Google App's URL in Google play.

I typed:

 adb shell 'pm list packages -f searchbox'

And received:


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