Google Play, like any other application or service, has many intricacies that can help you improve your user experience. In many cases, the default configuration is not much fits our preferences or simply is not the typical application trustees to discover its possibilities. Here you can find the most useful tricks Google apps store.
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- 2.1 1. Control automatic updates
- 2.2 2. Remove the shortcut on the Home screen to install
- 2.3 3. Install applications from your computer
- 2.4 4. Install an application that is not available in your country
- 2.5 5. Wishlist
- 2.6 6. Parental Controls on Google Play
- 2.7 7. Return an app on Google Play
- 2.8 8. Install Google Play on an unsupported device
- 2.9 9. Errors Google Play Store
1. Control automatic updates
Sometimes new versions of applications crush some functions that we used very often no time to accustom without notice. In the form of Google Play, we can control what applications we want to be automatically updated and which not.
By default, all updated automatically. If you want to keep the version of an application and avoid subsequent updates must enter the application of Google Play, now seeks the application among your applications or simply from the search bar. Click the three points at the top right and uncheck the Update automatically check box.
2. Remove the shortcut on the Home screen to install
By default every time you install a new application has placed a shortcut on the screen (if your terminal has no application drawer is the only place where they can appear, so this gives you the same). This option can be disabled by entering the adjustment application Google Play and unchecking the box that says ‘Add to Home Screen icon’. Shortcuts and applications will not reappear magically.
3. Install applications from your computer
From any web browser, we can find applications in the Google Play website. If we also logged into Google (with the same account we have in our smartphone), we can send an order to install the application directly without having to search the device.
4. Install an application that is not available in your country
Some applications have local restrictions or merely in another country is more economical. To get these applications have a couple of options. The first is to trick Google Play filtering our location thanks to another IP address that gives us a VPN connection. Several free applications offer VPN connection, here I leave some.
The other option is quite simple, just find the app on the Google Play website and download the APK. For this, you can check our article how to download an APK directly from Google Play.
Sometimes you find that you like to install applications, but for its price or because you have no Wi-Fi right at that moment I decide not to. To not lose sight of that request can save it to your wishlist by tapping on the flag that there are about the install.
To view your wishlist enters Google Play, open the drop-down menu and down to where it says ‘wish list’.
6. Parental Controls on Google Play
To activate the parental control settings enters Google Play in the sections of ‘Parental Controls’. The default is disabled. To activate must enter a PIN code, which of course must not know the child.
In this section you can control for age shows the content of applications, movies and TV. You can also restrict the songs that are marked as explicit by suppliers. Just touch the section and choose the age limit to show.
7. Return an app on Google Play
Did you know that Google Play Store you can reimburse money paid apps you do not want? All you have to be is fast because you can only ask for the return of the investment until 2 hours after purchase an app. But beware you can only return once. Here is a guide to how to repay an application on Google Play.
8. Install Google Play on an unsupported device
It is one of the most common queries, not all tablets or smartphones have Google Play and Google services preinstalled, especially if they come from China. Do not panic! We have an excellent guide to installing Google Play on a Chinese smartphone.
9. Errors Google Play Store
Not always, but sometimes Google Play gives some mistakes that many of you can be a bit strange. We have a very useful guide with all the errors and their solutions Google Play.
Do you have a Google Play trick hidden up his sleeve?