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Questions tagged [google-account]

issues with your Google account (used for Playstore, Gmail, etc.)

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Can messages be read by the former phone owner when it is still connected to their Google account?

I was given a second-hand phone, which is still connected to the previous owner's Google account. I don't use Google on it, I mostly just use it for phoning and sending normal SMS messages, and ...
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implementation 'com.android.support:appcompat-v7:27.1.1' [closed]

i am trying to connect my app with firebase.i follow all the procedure accordingly still i am having this problem from last 2 hours. dependencies { implementation fileTree(dir: 'libs', include:...
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Google play store app installation history

What would cause the Google history to show certain apps installed, but then uninstalled, all at the same exact time or within one minute of each other?
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Verify google account synced on factory reset

Did a factory reset by accident and now can't get past the sign into to verify with last google account synced to device.
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How to use Google Account for Only Photos App on Android

I have used Google Photos App on iOS and the google account there allows me to disable access to the other google services where I don't see my other accounts in all Google Apps like Youtube, Gmail, ...
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Why is my Android activity showing up on myactivity.google.com?

I never consented to this and there was no indication anywhere that activity on my Android phone would show up in Google's My Activity. I see stuff like "com.google.android.pack" and other stuff. How ...
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Second Google Account for Phone

I have a second Google email address for business. I would also like to be able to upload business photos / media to the HOA account with photos: can this be done and how? I have added the 2nd ...
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Play Store and the country pain

I had already a lot of trouble with the play store country change in Canada. Now I'm living for a while in Singapore and I have the same trouble again. In Canada/USA I was not able to download the ...
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How can Users from a company download private apps [closed]

In order to keep our react-native app updateable and private, we decided to use this approach to upload an APK to the Play Store privately. Apparently, our client has to have G Suite set up for this ...
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Is it possible to use Android Emulator to pass identity confirmation via Android Device?

My google account is requiring I confirm my identity using an Android device, but I have no android devices. I had logged in with one over 4 years ago, but no longer have any (switched to IOS for ...
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Unable to login to Google account after reflashing gapps (LineageOS 14.1)

today I ran into some trouble and had to reflash my LineageOS system and with that my GApps. After reflashing (dirty flash, by the way) I could not login to my Google account anymore. After logging in,...
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How to set default Google account on Sony Xperia ST21i?

I have set up a google account for a friend with this phone model, and we cannot make the phone to have it as a default account, nor sign in to Google.
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How do I change the Google account on a RCA used tablet I purchased? [duplicate]

I bought a RCA DRP2091-Tablet/Combo at a Flea market and I factory reset it and I'am stuck at the Google Verify your account! Please someone tell me how to add my google account!
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Desyncing android phone from google

We set up our daughters new phone using my husband google account. He turned off the sync for contacts on just her phone because she doesn’t need all his contacts. Several days later most of his ...
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Use multiple Google accounts, but allow only one to locate my phone in device manager

My question is basically identical to this question from 2016 (I would have commented on it but I don't have sufficient reputation): How to use multiple google accounts, but allow only one to locate ...
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Free up space by only deleting older photos past a chosen date

Google photos app has a "free up space" option where it will delete all photos that have been already backed up to Google photos from the local device folders. The problem with this is that the ...
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Preventing auto login to the default email on an android tablet

When using an android tablet for the first time, I have to set a default email google account. When I click on the Gmail icon, it automatically log into my gmail account. Is there a way to prevent ...
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How to fix crashes on “Checking info” screen when trying to add a Google account?

I had to remove my Google account to sign out of Gmail, but when I try to log back in I see this screen and then it crashes: Without this, my Keep, Gmail and even Play Store isn't working and I'm ...
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How to export a list as Text of all Play Store Apps that I have ever installed

I need to generate a text export of the list under the MyApps-> Library Tab of the Play Store App for Android. I need a list of every App that I have ever installed from the Play Store, and not just a ...
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Google Play Services only recognizes deleted account; cannot update any apps

I got my Samsung Galaxy J7 in September and signed in using my primary, personal Google account ("A"). In early November, I downloaded Skype for Business for my job purposes, and created a new Google ...
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reset a unknown Google acct

how do I reset a google acct if the info is unknown. I was given a Samsung G7 phone. but I don't know the google email or password. Im wanting to reset it & add my google information to it.
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How long are call logs stored and is this configurable?

As far as I can tell, my OnePlus 3 has complete call logs for the past 6 months (last log 4-19-2018, today is 10-20-2018 which seems too much of a coincidence) Logs are really useful but some calls I ...
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Switching phones: can I restore backup to new phone and still have the old phone?

I today purchased a Nokia 8 Scirocco (Android 8 Oreo), and I already have a Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo (Android 6 Marshmallow). I would like to move all (or well, most: contacts, calendar, WhatsApp ...
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How to factory reset without having google account verification(FRP) during setup?

I bought Asus Phone last 5 months, and I bought new one today. I'm planning to give the old one into someone but before that, I wanted to factory reset the device to clear all my data but I'm gonna ...
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If I have a phone contact and I sync my contacts to my google account then will the contact see my email address in his contacts?

If he has a google account too and I sync my contacts to my google account with his phone number then will google notice that we are in phone contact and therefore show my email contact to him in his ...
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Disable contact sync for one Google account - S8 - Android 8

My Samsung Glaxy S8 with Android 8.0 & Samsung Experience 9, is configured with multiple Google accounts. Would like to disable contact sync for only one Google account, while synchronising all ...
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How to recover gmail address

So, Awhile back I got a new phone and my number changed. I went to My Google Account page but It would not let me sign in to change my number. Been 5 months now..but It is still logged onto an older ...
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How do i bypass the google verification account on my Alcatel one touch phone [duplicate]

ive tried swipe then settings then hard reset ive even tried to force stop setup wizard, im stuck could anyone help me?
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How to change Google assistant associated account?

If I have multiple Google account signed in. How do I change the associated account which Google assistant will use? So Google assistant will load the personalized settings from the correct account.
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How to delete Google account from a factory-resetted phone?

I have an Android 5.x smartphone ("phone 1"), which was using my Google account. Recently, I've started using different one, so I've (pretty confident that I've) dropped Google account on "phone 1", ...
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Serveral phones with same AppStore/Google login

I a have a large cluster of phones, about 100, in several places in the world. They are wall mounted, and I cannot access them physically, they all must be in silence (so are configured to reject ...
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Company account terminated

I had my work gmail setup on my phone. I just switched jobs and I got a notification that I've been signed out of my account (the account activity required notification). I click it and it's trying to ...
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Create several Gmail accounts anonymously using only one Android tablet without letting Google know that they are created from the same single tablet?

I would like to anonymously create several Gmail accounts using only one Android tablet (but not phone) without letting Google know that the accounts are created from the same single tablet. I do not ...
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Replacing the gmail account on my Mi android phone

My mother gave me her MI phone with android. It has her gmail account. I want to replace it with my gmail account. How can I do this? I looked at Settings -> Accounts -> Google, but did not find there ...
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Removing Devices From a Google Account

I know, this is more of a Google question but I don't know where else to ask this question. I can't seem to find an appropriate Google help forum for this. If someone knows of the Google forum for ...
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How can I set up Google Family Library between two devices if I accidentally previously set them both to Family Manager?

I wanted to set up Google Family Library sharing between my phone and my wife's phone. I began following the setup steps on both devices and when I sent the invitations between them I got the "Can ...
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I deleted my Gmail account but I keep recieving the notification “Account Action Required” but I can't access the account since it's already deleted

I deleted my Gmail account but I keep recieving the notification "Account Action Required" but I can't access the account since it's already deleted. By the way I used my phone to delete the account. ...
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unable to remove previously synced google account

I did a factory reset on my ZTE Grand X view 2 phone and forgot to remove my account before resetting it. Then, it was asking me for previously synced google account in order to unlock the phone. I ...
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How can i bypass Google verify account page on my infinix Smart Android phone? [duplicate]

I can't seem to get past the google verification page. It's asking of an account that has been synced on the device before and i lost that email.
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Whatsapp can't use google account for backup

My old phone just died on me yesterday. It used to backup the Whatsapp chat history to my main google account, which I also used to register the device. Now I have a new phone, and I registered it to ...
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How to fix “Google couldn't verify this account belongs to you”?

O.P. I switched phones and I cannot login to my account on the new phone. It keeps on giving me the message above. Weird thing is that I'm still login in my Samsung tabtet. I was able to get some ...
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How to link an android device (or its account) in a restricted way to my primary google account?

I have an Android powered car multimedia unit that I would like to link somehow to my google's account, so I could send locations from Google maps directly from my PC by clicking the "Send to your ...
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Why cant i access my google account on a new phone when I have not factory reset my old phone

I recently bought a LG Stylo 3. It is the EXACT same brand and model of my old phone. I bought a used phone from Offerup but I know it is not locked. The person who sold me the phone did a factory ...
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I used Google Takeout, how do I remove this data?

Google Chrome Bookmarks, extensions and history. I don't use chrome anymore. Google Play library, I cleared it in google play but the installs.json and library.json are still huge and contain ...
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When I change my phone, will I be able to keep all my game progress in Dream League Soccer 2018 and my player purchases? how?

When I change my phone, will I be able to keep all my game progress in Dream League Soccer 2018 and my player purchases? If yes, how?
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Using same google account on multiple devices

So I have a digital signage application installed on my android tv devices, which I install at various offline stores, which show ads at their stores (remotely configured by me) with my apk (...
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Not being able to add google account without wifi

I have factory reset my phone due to which there is no google account in my phone now. Unfortunately, the wifi, bluetooth and cell data didn't work. So, I am using pc's connection through tether but ...
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A foreign device has logged my account and used it for its settings

I lately came back after long stay in China. A few days ago strange things started happening in my Samsung S7 device and I decided to reset it to the factory settings. When after reset I started the ...
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How to debug Android Pay on Chinese Huawei P20 PRO?

When I try to add a new card to my shiny new Chinese Huawei P20 Pro, I keep getting stuck on the following screen. The build is CLT-AL00. Verifying your card with your bank After a while, I get a ...
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How to share apps across Android device accounts in Android 7.0 Nougat and above?

I am running Android 7.0 Nougat. In this post o am concerned with whether in this operating system or later systems Android supports application sharing across multiple user accounts. While it is true ...