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Must have app if you use the Google Play store

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By gunnyman, Senior Member on 16th February 2013, 01:21 AM
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Android Market Helper

http://codekiem.com/2013/02/13/market-helper/
This app tricks the app store into thinking you have a different device, a Nexus 7 for instance.
This doesn't change your build prop and using it is dead simple. Run it, choose the device you wish to emulate from the drop down list.
click the link for google dashboard, which registers the device as the one you are emulating. Go to play store, download the app you want.
When you're done, reboot the tablet or go back to the mrket helper app and choose restore.

It works as advertised.
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16th February 2013, 02:22 AM |#2  
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Very nice i will have to give it a try when i get my kindle back.. Sooo many apps available now!! Stoked!!
16th February 2013, 03:41 AM |#3  
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Nice find.
16th February 2013, 04:56 AM |#4  
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To bad you have to be rooted it said that in later versions it will work for unrooted devices so I will keep it and wait for the update great find man

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17th February 2013, 06:45 PM |#5  
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Thanks, will check it out later

Edit: Love this app, can download loads of previously "incompatible" apps.
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19th February 2013, 02:58 AM |#6  
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Thumbs down Doesn't work
it seems like I run the app, do all the steps but it doesn't change the configuration in the play store
19th February 2013, 05:50 AM |#7  
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Same here

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19th February 2013, 01:11 PM |#8  
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Re: Must have app if you use the Google Play store
Are you logging in to the Google dashboard and verifying the emulated device is listed? I use nexus 7. Works fine for me.

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19th February 2013, 02:23 PM |#9  
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Weird it is working now. Oh well

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19th February 2013, 04:10 PM |#10  
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I can confirm this one works, it allow me to install angry birds from the playstore, otherwise it marks as not compatible with my device. looks like i can get rid of the 1mobile market.
20th February 2013, 12:37 PM |#11  
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Thumbs up Excellent App
Great app. Works perfectly. I just need to find a way to get Sky Go working on my 7" Kindle Fire HD and I'll be a happy boy.

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