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How do I get Google Play Store on my KFHD?

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21st December 2012, 09:42 PM   |  #1  
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Just rooted two days ago or so, so how do I install Google Play? Sorry, a bit clueless.

* I'm running 7.2.3 by the way
22nd December 2012, 01:38 AM   |  #2  
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Step 3: Installed google play store using this pages instructions
forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1893410
1. Root your Kindle Fire HD
2. Downloaded and install the GoogleServicesFramework.apk
3. Download Vending.apk
4. Using a file explorer app on the Fire with superuser permissions AND the system file permissions set to Read-Write, move Vending.apk to /system/app.
5. Change the permissions of Vending.apk to User - Read/Write, Group - Read, Others - Read
6. Install Vending.apk
6.5 rebooted
7. The Android Market should show up in your Kindle Fire HD apps. Tap on it and follow the steps.
8. Download and install the Play.apk to upgrade the the android market to the current Play market.

GoogleServicesFramework.apk - mediafire.com/?zaumfwhraxcifqf
Vending.apk - mediafire.com/?31bn3e258jjpj8d
Play.apk - mediafire.com/?wwcqrlfwt8o1gnv
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22nd February 2013, 11:19 PM   |  #3  
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Originally Posted by mrkhigh

Step 3: Installed google play store using this pages instructions
forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1893410
1. Root your Kindle Fire HD
2. Downloaded and install the GoogleServicesFramework.apk
3. Download Vending.apk
4. Using a file explorer app on the Fire with superuser permissions AND the system file permissions set to Read-Write, move Vending.apk to /system/app.
5. Change the permissions of Vending.apk to User - Read/Write, Group - Read, Others - Read
6. Install Vending.apk
6.5 rebooted
7. The Android Market should show up in your Kindle Fire HD apps. Tap on it and follow the steps.
8. Download and install the Play.apk to upgrade the the android market to the current Play market.

GoogleServicesFramework.apk - mediafire.com/?zaumfwhraxcifqf
Vending.apk - mediafire.com/?31bn3e258jjpj8d
Play.apk - mediafire.com/?wwcqrlfwt8o1gnv
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When I follow your process, at the end when I open the play store, the app repeatedly crashes, no matter how many times i reboot...
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23rd February 2013, 01:02 AM   |  #4  
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Re: How do I get Google Play Store on my KFHD?
You have root?

Really this is a dated post, referring to the kindle running 7.2.1
Try the link in the post below

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http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...php?p=35974336
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Stupid question did you try rebooting?
23rd February 2013, 02:49 PM   |  #5  
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Originally Posted by mrkhigh

You have root?

Really this is a dated post, referring to the kindle running 7.2.1
Try the link in the post below

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---------- Post added at 02:02 AM ---------- Previous post was at 02:00 AM ----------

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...php?p=35974336
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Stupid question did you try rebooting?

I found out myself what i was doing wrong. I didnt move the apk files to the /system/app folder and installed them directly from the downloads folder, because i read that someone said it doesnt matter where you install them.. Also, I noticed that the gplay file is the most play store, and by installing the phonesky apk, it was downgrading my play store to the very first one, which was causing it to crash.

Thanks for the help though!
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