FORUMS

How Strong Is Your Connection? – XDA Xposed Tuesday

Everyone is always talking about their bars. How many bars of WiFi do they … more

OnePlus 2 Announced: Specs, Price and Details

The OnePlus 2 has just had its Virtual Reality Launch event, and at the XDA Office we all … more

A Helpful Guide to Music Streaming Services

With the launch of Apple Music, music streaming services have recently gained a lot of … more

An Inside Look at the Redesign of Business Calendar

The much-acclaimed calendar app, Business Calendar, underwent a major design … more

Google Play Update?

59 posts
Thanks Meter: 17
 
By Torrential91, Member on 8th March 2012, 02:31 PM
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread
I know it's not absolutely necessary, but is there any way to update the Market to Google Play on the NT? Would it be as simple as sideloading an apk?

I realize the Market will probably function fine without the update, I'm simply curious.

Thanks!

Sent from my Nook Tablet using (((sonicboom)))
 
 
8th March 2012, 02:49 PM |#2  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
More
I couldn't get my marketplace to work after Play came out, and I updated using an .apk, and it still wouldn't work. I kept getting the window that said something about needing to tie it to my google account, and when I clicked "Yes" to do that, it kicked me back out of the app.
8th March 2012, 05:15 PM |#3  
Member
Thanks Meter: 5
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by Torrential91

I know it's not absolutely necessary, but is there any way to update the Market to Google Play on the NT? Would it be as simple as sideloading an apk?

I realize the Market will probably function fine without the update, I'm simply curious.

Thanks!

Sent from my Nook Tablet using (((sonicboom)))

My market updated itself to Google play two days ago automatically. Everything is working as normal. I am on CM7 alpha12 though, but I would assume it would also update on the stock rom. Maybe you can go into market and do a check for updates and it will update market app

sent from my Nook Tablet 16GB Cyanogenmod alpha
8th March 2012, 09:22 PM |#4  
Birdsbeaks's Avatar
Member
Flag Miami, Florida
Thanks Meter: 30
 
Donate to Me
More
My market just updated, but only after I cleared the market app's cache AND data. I had tried clearing the cache only, and it didn't update. After I cleared cache, data, and force stopped the app; when I started market again it updated to "play store".

Side note: I couldn't stand looking at the new logo, so I edited the shortcut on the desktop to display the "correct" Android market logo.

Sent from my Nook Tablet using Tapatalk
9th March 2012, 04:59 PM |#5  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
More
mine updated a few days ago as well, no issues.

NT 1.4.0 OTA blocked.
9th March 2012, 09:24 PM |#6  
dimebagdan65's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Las Vegas
Thanks Meter: 616
 
Donate to Me
More
Mine updated, but today it doesn't want to open for some reason... Gonna try a reboot and hope for the best!

Sent from my Nook Tablet using Tapatalk
16th March 2012, 05:10 AM |#7  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
More
Can't open Android market/Google Play app
Quote:
Originally Posted by AlySedai

I couldn't get my marketplace to work after Play came out, and I updated using an .apk, and it still wouldn't work. I kept getting the window that said something about needing to tie it to my google account, and when I clicked "Yes" to do that, it kicked me back out of the app.

I am getting the same error of "You must add an account to the device to continue. Do you want to add one now?" and when I click on "Yes" or "No", it closes the app. Anyone have a fix? Already tried uninstall/reinstalling, clearing all cache, etc, and force stop...nothing.
20th March 2012, 07:01 PM |#8  
Member
Thanks Meter: 5
 
More
Are you installing a new google play apk or the old market? Everytime i installed gapps after foashing a rom, the market just updated itself to google plau without putting my account info back in.

sdent from my Nook Tablet 16GB Cyanogenmod alpha
20th March 2012, 09:24 PM |#9  
Tel864's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Greenville
Thanks Meter: 423
 
Donate to Me
More
I'm running 1.4.1 rooted and it auto updated to Google Play a few days ago and I never had a problem. Market continued normally for me.
20th March 2012, 09:42 PM |#10  
aRc.'s Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 126
 
More
Only just started this, but it force closes when updating or downloading. Uninstalled through Titanium. Reinstalled an old APK, updated; no dice! Anyone else getting this? It seems that only updating or downloading forces the crash, browsing isn't a problem.

[edit] I think Google is having issues with the Market, tapping HELP takes me to this page;



(update) I do apologise, I must attempt all possibilities before requesting assistance. If this happens to anyone else, have you installed Adfree Android? If so, this was my problem. I fixed this by reverting it's settings and uninstalling.

Sent from my GT-I9100 using XDA
Last edited by aRc.; 20th March 2012 at 11:12 PM.
21st March 2012, 12:32 AM |#11  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 107
 
More
If you are still not updated, go into settings/manage apps open up the market, clear cache and data. Then relog into market. It should update within a few minutes.

Read More
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes