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Just saw this workaround posted by a Stefan Brunnauer on Google Play Help, and it worked perfectly for me "Had the same problem - I removed the missmatching &gl=US query parameter at the end of the browser URL and it worked. Maybe this helps."


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I had this problem when my son got a Google play card for his birthday. It wouldn't allow him to add the balance to his account, only mine. So I did. And then I couldn't set the family payment method to anything but our credit card. I FINALLY figured out how to use his credit. He wanted Minecraft which I think is about 10 bucks. So I downloaded it to my ...


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I had this issue. I logged out of Google and logged back in, and that fixed the issue for me. The error may simply be a sign-in issue, which sometimes occurs when the Play Store is updated. The first trick is to go into your phone's main Settings menu and then Accounts & sync and simply remove the Google account that is getting the "authentication ...


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It seems that you're able to rename the device from Find My Device page. Log in with your child's account on a web browser and then modify the device name.


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I've purchased several apps over the years that no longer show up when searching for them on the play store but I could always reinstall them on a new device from the Google Play library. Some no longer worked but others still work fine. Those that I can reinstall are listed in the library even on devices, where I have not yet installed them (even a game ...


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If an app developer removed the app from Google Play Store this does not change anything for device which have the app already installed. Google only discards apps from devices if the app is known to behaving malicious (and may be if the app is violating some Google [business] rules, but I am not sure about that). Therefore your favorite app will stay on ...


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Update the software first, go on 'setting' then 'software update' Download and install.


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play.google.com should block all access to the play store. Be aware that won't prevent the phone from installing apps from other sources.


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I used an incognito window to sign in and it worked. So maybe something to do with browser cache.


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Now accepted answer is obsolete. Now go to https://myaccount.google.com/personal-info then click "Choose what others see" then you are on "About me" page and in section "Basic info" next to the name is arrow, click it and there you can enter nickname. But nickname can not be used standalone but only combined with name and ...


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