Questions tagged [google-account]

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

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Cannot remove google account from Samsung android phone. Remove button greyed out

I cannot remove my google account from my android phone. Samsung XCover 4s Android 10. This is a work phone and I only used my account to download whatsapp for work communication group. I have deleted ...
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How do I Remove a Google Contact from Phone without Deleting it from Google Account?

My work Google account is one of many synced to my phone. I'm a teacher so I have lot's of student emails as contacts on my work Google account. When I do a search for say "David" on my ...
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All contacts lost on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro, how to find a reason? "Deleted on Sprd - ums512_1h10_Natv"

I’m an iPhone user myself, so I am not well familiar with how Google and simultaneous Xiaomi backup management. My father who has Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro told me all his contacts are missing. I’ve ...
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I have two phones same model, Google account sees older one but not newer one

I have two phones same model, Google account sees older one but not newer one If I go to http://myaccount.google.com then security then look under "your devices" so https://myaccount.google....
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There was a problem communicating with Google servers, try again later - Galaxy A70

Just bought A samsung galaxy A70 and during the startup it is telling me that there is a problem connecting to the google servers and to try again later. Any Information I find online is telling me to ...
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Nothing happen when 'Tap yes' in Google 2-step Verification

Phone is Sugar C13. The phone is running Android 8.1.0. When I sign in Chrome on PC, I get the "notification" of "Is it you trying to sign in?", and the two step verification pops ...
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How can I bypass FRP on Huawei POT LX1 [Android 10]

How can I bypass FRP Google accoount on Huawei model POT LX1? I have try a lot of things. I tried to do factory reset but still asking for my google account informations. I tried to update and recover ...
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Setting up new phone for kid: interplay between family link & multiple accounts

I have a OnePlus 5 on which I installed LineageOS 18.1 with Google Apps. My intention is for this to be my child's phone, who is underage and whose account is limited by Google Family Link. (I'm not ...
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Removing Google Lens

So, Google had its option "Search with Google" till very recently (aka a few mins ago). "Search with Google Lens." Seriously? First of all, the button doesn't even do anything ...
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Possible to use the same Google accounts on 2 exact same phones?

I'm trying to find out if I can use my Google accounts on 2 exact mobile phones? I've only been able to find that you can use Google accounts on multiple devices, but can the devices be the same make &...
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What is the 'Relationship' field for in Android Contacts?

In Android Contacts, you can add a field called relationships. What is it used for and does anyone even bother putting it in?
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Is it expected to have your contacts flooded with emails when synced to google account?

I have only one google account which I use for email and syncing my phone contacts. I do send a lot of mails. I noticed that if I open my contacts every email address I've sent to appears as a contact ...
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Huawei y5 prime(2018) google account sign in

My sister broke the screen of her Huawei Y5 prime(2018), after replacing the screen from a repair shop she could not sign in to any google apps(playstore, maps,facebook etc) I search a bit about this ...
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How to identify google account based on "internal shared storage"

I soft bricked my grandma's (soft-broken (play-services kept crashing)) phone [Samsung A3] by performing a factory reset not knowing about Samsung/Google's factory reset protection and thinking she'd ...
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Gmail personal email shows as “work” account

On the settings/accounts & backup/accounts page, myphone lists my gmail.com account as a “work account”. I do not have a separate work profile. The gmail work account is listed in addition the ...
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How can I remove contacts from a phone without removing them from my Google account?

I have a 2nd phone (LG Stylo 6) that I will only use for some specific things & do not want all my contacts on it. I hadn't realized sync was on when I entered my email. I shut sync off but when ...
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Is there a way to have a Gmail account without a mobile number

Is there a way to have a Gmail account without a mobile number، To access the Play Store? I remember there was no such problem in the past. I am constantly traveling and I do not have a fixed number. ...
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Unable to access Google Play store and Google Maps

I'm not able to access play store and maps with my google account, but it remains accessible with another google account. I'm at a loss how to resolve this. Would anyone have any solution?
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Avatar on hangouts flashes a circle with a letter

When I log into my hangouts to message my boyfriend, sometimes the picture flashes a green circle with a letter and then loads the picture again. It doesn't happen all the time, just occasionally. ...
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Prompted to enter new password for Gmail on Android for no apparent reason

In just one of multiple Gmail accounts on my cell phone, I noticed that an outgoing email sent while away from home (probably over 4G) got stuck on the Outbox without being sent. At first I attributed ...
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Cant restore a Pixel 3XL backup on Google Drive to set up a new Samsung S21 Ultra

I got a new Samsung S21 Ultra to replace my Pixel 3XL. My Pixel was backed up by Google, and I can see it in Google Drive's backups, but all I can do with the backup (from Google Drive) is delete it. ...
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How to undo imported google account vcf file contacts

I recently received a vcf file in my android phone tecno k9 and i accidentally opened it and over 10,000 contacts were imported unawares,how can i undo this as my phone is sluggish when i am using ...
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How can I install and use apps on my phone with neither of them knowing about the other?

For example I want to install app Y on my phone, but I don't want my Google account (which I'm using to use my Android) to know that I'm using the app or any information that I enter in it...and I ...
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Unable to add account on android 6.0.1

I have an old android tablet - Asus/Google Nexus 7 (2013) - which I would like to use with Touch Portal. The tablet was factory reset several years ago and has, I believe, the latest release of ...
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Downloading Google Play store apps as a guest

I have a free Google account. Since this device is not mine, I am browsing as a guest. To download apps, you need to access the Google Play store app. How do you do it?
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Is it possible to get the list of contacts for a user's gmail conversation?

I want to get a user's email contact in my app, I can get the users contact list by reading contacts and get the emails if there is any email associated with any contact number(but the problem is it ...
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Why Google Apps have TikTok APIs and Libraries?

I'm new to Android app development, but a privacy Enthusiast who looks into the Activity's of Apps to see what kind of tracking does the specific apps use. And while doing so, I came across, TikTok's ...
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What URL can I hit to initiate call?

I'd like to be able to hit a URL with CURL from my laptop, and have it cause my android phone to initiate a phone call, on speakerphone if possible. I'm using a Linux laptop with Firefox browser, and ...
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Want to use old phone, cannot get hooked up with Google account

Want to use grandson's old phone, Google account verified on new device, successfully, but activation remains "pending". When trying to activate, message "something happened" ...
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Contacts doesn't show up under account sync

I can't get my contacts to sync. In the contacts app (both google and default phone app) it shows "1 account" (won't tell me what, presumably the 'on device' since it still shows that if I ...
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Google Account(and apps) not syncing on my Realme C2(Android 9)

My google account and app data are not syncing on my Realme C2 (Android 9). The data of a few apps like Chrome and Calendar is syncing and showing up when I select my google account under "...
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Using a cell phone to make calls without signing into Google account. Possible?

I intend to close my Google account for personal reasons. No part of it will I leave operable. But, I use an Android phone. I am not asking about Google apps here. I am asking if the phone will ...
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What app is org.codeaurora.snapcam? [duplicate]

I found this app with package org.codeaurora.snapcam showing up on my Google Activity. It say I used it, but also it doesn't show any details of what it is. It just shows details of my phone. I have ...
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When I want to add a Google account on my Samsung M31, I am stuck in repeat

When I click on add account, it prompts me to Enter your current password. When I enter it, it says, Try again. In a few seconds the Try again. prompt changes to Enter your current password., during ...
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Changing the emailid associated with your android account

My android phone is LG W10 Alpha LMX210LMW running Android 9. I have a particular email account associated with the phone say emailid1@gmail.com - I don't use that email id at all - it's solely for ...
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Google play services permision for user data

I've faced some lack of feature in play store. Which is in playstore's Wishlist section. Suppose if I have 500 app/game on wish list then I have to scroll all the way to find particular app. There is ...
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Google play services deleted, how to repair without play store?

I somehow destroyed Google Play Services while clearing cache n search history cause Play Store kept hanging up indefinitely when trying to download apps. My Google account then kept pinging the ...
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Google Sign-in not working in new Huawei devices: "There was a problem communicating with google servers"

Between the 11th and the 13th of September 2020 something has changed around the method used to log into Google accounts from new Huawei devices after installing Google Mobile Services (GMS). Before, ...
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How to access "Work Profile" files via USB on my PC

I've got an Android "Work Profile" on my phone, kind of setup as explained here. It's trivial to access normal Android files. Plug a USB cable into my phone and PC, select "File ...
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Get Notifications from Google chat web to android

I use a work account on google chat on web. But Google suite of that account dosnt have Google Chat/Hangout app for android. And as far as I know, Google chat only gives me push notification on web. ...
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Google 2-Step Verification (Android) Google prompt does not send to every phone where signed in

For Google 2-Step Verification (Android) Google prompt, from Google UI, it states that 'After you enter your password, Google prompts are securely sent to every phone where you're signed in.' But, ...
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How can I turn OFF Google Lens search, permanently

I really don't like google lens. I've been searching for ways to turn it off. Searching on line usually brings up an answer like this: On your Android phone, you go into your settings/apps and ...
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I get the following message on my phone: "confirm if it's you recovering your account"

But I didn't do any recovery and of course I didn't press any button. It happened already two times. What does it mean? Does somebody is trying to hack my google account? I have 2 factor google ...
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How to run my Play Games with its correct game progress after it runs another Play Games account of the same game app?

I have this problem as a game user. I have contacted the game developer and they told me that's an issue of google instead of their game. I have an old phone A with a Play Games account A that saved ...
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How to find previously installed apps after micro sdcard gone bad?

My micro sd card that was used to extend internal storage died. Now the apps I moved there are also gone. I don't remember precisely what I had on the card but would like to reinstall all of them. ...
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How do I logout from Youtube?

I have multiple Google accounts on my Android 10 (Samsung Galaxy M10s). Until today, I was using YouTube without signing in. Today I signed into YouTube with one Google account. Now I want to sign out ...
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I cant delete a google drive archive (pd: sorry for my bad english)

Ok so long time ago my google drive account was like ban so of course i cant use it but for some reason when i enter the google drive mobile app its appears some wierd photos i tried to delete but ...
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Apps from Google Play without logging into to Google Play

I want to get apps from Google Play without logging in to Google Play or using a google account. I just dont want google to have this information. Is it possible ?
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Do not activate work profile when adding a G Suite account

I have a Samsung Galaxy S8+. I manage different email addresses, one of them is managed from a G Suite account. When I connect this account, my phone is installing a work profile, if I cancel during ...
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Can't unlock tablet

I've got this Estar Beauty HD Quad-Core tablet running android kitkat (4.4) and I've recentlyforgotten my unlock pattern. I've forgotten my google account so I can't unlock it with google. It also can'...

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