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Google Play Store not working

24th February 2014, 01:01 PM |#1  
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Hello,

after searching the forums, I havn't found a solution to my particular issue with the Play Store:

I'm always getting the error message "no connection". Even though it's not a connectivity issue related to my IP or whatsoever: I can with no issues access the playstore via the browser.

I have:

- cleared the cache and deleted the date of Google Play
- deleted all data in use at Google Services
- uninstalled Google Play Updates
- uninstalled Google Play and installed a .apk I downloaded from the web
- tried the market enabler app - even though I wasn't expecting any improvement from that move
- updated from 4.3 to 4.4

result: Google Play still tells me to have "no connection"

What else can I try besides resetting my phone?

Thanks!
24th February 2014, 02:55 PM |#2  
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Originally Posted by NikolauZi

Hello,

after searching the forums, I havn't found a solution to my particular issue with the Play Store:

I'm always getting the error message "no connection". Even though it's not a connectivity issue related to my IP or whatsoever: I can with no issues access the playstore via the browser.

I have:

- cleared the cache and deleted the date of Google Play
- deleted all data in use at Google Services
- uninstalled Google Play Updates
- uninstalled Google Play and installed a .apk I downloaded from the web
- tried the market enabler app - even though I wasn't expecting any improvement from that move
- updated from 4.3 to 4.4

result: Google Play still tells me to have "no connection"

What else can I try besides resetting my phone?

Thanks!

well, that is the only ticket available to you. Why not backup->reset->restore a better option rather than wasting times while searching for solutions
25th February 2014, 12:47 PM |#3  
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well, i resetted and it's now working again.
25th February 2014, 09:14 PM |#4  
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well, i resetted and it's now working again.

I can tell you there are many problems with the Play Store, at least on the Developer side of things, such as statistics for example.
1st March 2014, 08:16 AM |#5  
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For me, sometimes it works after i delete the hosts file from /system/etc/
I don't really know what causes it. It only happens on some specific ROMs..

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1st March 2014, 11:20 AM |#6  
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Originally Posted by NikolauZi

Hello,

after searching the forums, I havn't found a solution to my particular issue with the Play Store:

I'm always getting the error message "no connection". Even though it's not a connectivity issue related to my IP or whatsoever: I can with no issues access the playstore via the browser.

I have:

- cleared the cache and deleted the date of Google Play
- deleted all data in use at Google Services
- uninstalled Google Play Updates
- uninstalled Google Play and installed a .apk I downloaded from the web
- tried the market enabler app - even though I wasn't expecting any improvement from that move
- updated from 4.3 to 4.4

result: Google Play still tells me to have "no connection"

What else can I try besides resetting my phone?

Thanks!

Delete hosts file in /system/etc/
1st March 2014, 12:56 PM |#7  
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Delete hosts file in /system/etc/

I've just said that. You don't really need to repeat it. You're just trying to increase your number of posts. -.-

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