Android users know that they can rely on the Google Play store all the time when it comes to cool apps, movies, and even E–books. we all know all the necessary features, including downloading new apps and updating the ones that are already installed on the device. But there are some fantastic features which you probably don’t know about. We are here to help you with some incredible tips and tricks to remember for the next time you’re using the Google Play Store.
Did you know that you can add your favorite apps to the wishlist? This one is made in order to help to keep track of the apps that you want to download or buy someday. It’s straightforward to add the apps to your wishlist. First of all, you’ll need to open the app that you want to add on Google Play and then tap on the + banner that’s placed on top – that’s where the wishlist is.
You can always get access to the apps on your wishlist and choose which one you want to install or purchase. Keep in mind that you can always remove them, as well. From the Play Store home, swipe right to the left and select My Wishlist, and there you’ll have the apps.
Filter the content
You can filter the content you’re getting. Android apps are rated in terms of maturity, which means that you can be in control of the content that your kids get access to. Just go through the Play Store settings and select Content Filtering. Then choose the maturity level, and you’re done.
Create a password
Keep in mind that if you have more than one user on a single device, then you might want to use a password in order to secure your app purchases and to keep your money safe in your Google Wallet. So open the Google Play Store and go to Settings, then select Password, enter it and then press OK.
Track your expenses
Now you can track your app expenses directly from the Google Play Store. You need to open the Play Store and click on the Gear button, then go to My Orders.
Disable the unwanted notifications
You can disable the update notifications – those that come by default. It shows notifications from those apps that need updates when there a new version released for a specific app. You need to open the Play Store and then go to Settings, then De–select notifications.
Your entire collection in one place
You can see all of your devices from a single account, and you can also choose to see your entire collection from a single place. All you need to do is open the Web Play Store and select the Gear icon, then go to Settings.
You don’t need all of the apps on your Home Screen
This feature will help you in case you don’t want your newly installed apps to appear on your home screen. Go to Google Play home and swipe left to right, then select Settings, then de-select the Add icon to Home Screen feature.
Install apps on your device from your computer
The Google Play Store allows you to install an app for your Android device directly from your desktop browser. In order to do so, open the Google Play Store on your browser, then select the app that you want to download, then click on the install button. Also, select the device and then click on the install button one more time.
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