I’ve just put a Bêta APK of my app on the Developer Console. I’ve also created a Google Group and invited the people that can download the Bêta version of the app. Google gives you a link in this format : https://play.google.com/apps/testing/com.app.package Normally you would give this link to the testers, and if they actually […]
I uploaded my app to the market last night, and after an hour or so it showed 107 installs, 88 active, 2 comments. It still says that (12+ hours later), even though when I click comments there are 10+. How often do the statistics update? Is there any way to update them manually?
I want to sell an application developed by me, but this service is not supported in my country (Romania). So I want to ask a friend of mine who lives in a country (France or US) where selling paid applications is possible to help me with this. Now I don’t know exactly what to tell […]
We have an application, that can itself be downloaded for free, but works with paid, licensed data. Some users buy particular version of the data while others buy right to use latest data for some period of time. Now as the application evolves, it eventually stops supporting data older than some date. So obviously users […]
In my application, I implemented a Broadcast Receiver that catches com.android.vending.INSTALL_REFERRER intents launched by Android after an app is installed from the Market. I am following the details here: http://code.google.com/mobile/analytics/docs/android/#referrals Does this referrer catch updates too? In other words, can the user open the Google Play store with the referrer and update application?
I have a test draft on Google Play developer console. It is empty, no apk files on it and no description, I just created it for check something. Now the draft is here and I can’t find a button for delete it. How can I delete that draft? I can’t find any documentation about it. […]
What does the “An unexpected error occurred. Please try again later. (-32600)” mean? Today I tried to upload a new version/APK and I received this error. It offered me to save it as a draft. Now I can’t Unpublish it, Delete version, Deactive version or anything else. I’m stuck with this error. I tried to […]
How to view Arabic app description page in Google.Play? According to How can I switch language in google play? you just need to add appropriate language code as a “hl” GET parameter to view Google.Play app description in different language. Eg. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.gm&hl=zh for Chinese. But this method is not working for Arabic, Hebrew and several […]
We want to distribute our application in China, but we currently have a BIG issue. The application requires Google Play Services installed. It normally works well: the user is prompted a dialog, and the brought to the Google Play application where he can install the Google Play Services application. And in China? When an Android […]
I have several questions about the Android in-app billing, as I cannot find what I need in the documentation. 1: It does require Android 1.6 or higher, AND Market 2.3 or higher. How can I install Android Market 2.3 manually, if the device I have is NOT rooted? 2: I tried it on Android 2.2 […]