Can I change my Google Marketplace login account?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Amrov, Aug 6, 2010.

  1. Amrov

    Amrov Well-Known Member
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    My husband's Droid was factory-reset by Verizon yesterday, and he lost all of his apps and also forgot his Google login for Marketplace. We set up a new account, but then realized that he can't get his apps back. I figured out his original login, but cannot figure out how to log him out so we can log him back in using his original account. Any ideas?
     

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  2. StrifeJester

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    You can goto accounts and sync then add then you should be able to add the account to the phone and remove the other one. Otherwise if you boot to recovery mode and do another factory wipe you should have to redo the initial setup.
     
  3. Amrov

    Amrov Well-Known Member
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    Thanks, I tried that. Would not let me delete the other acct. I also tried wiping the data as posted in another thread. Does not work on 2.1 or 2.2 (posts were from last December). I think we're stuck bc we don't want another factory reset. Bummer.
     
  4. OMJ

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    The only way to delete the account that was originally logged onto the phone is do a factory reset.
     
  5. protechrepair

    protechrepair New Member
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    Couldn't you install a copy of Gapps?
     

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