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  1. pastafarian

    pastafarian Pâtes avec votre foie
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    I think the Gmail account I use on my phone is f'd, voice search (server problem) and youtube (sorry, this video can't be played) don't work. From the research I've done, this seems to be a problem with random accounts on the google server side. Unfortunately, there doesn't appear to be a way to contact google about it and it's unknown if or when it will be fixed. I have other gmail accounts and want to use one of them, but will the few paid apps I have be lost?
     

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    Try a hard reset.
     
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    Didn't work, I even reflashed. The problem is server side. I just wanted to know if changing the master google account on the phone will affect the paid apps in the marketplace?
     
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    More than likely.
     
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    The Youtube problem is common if you're running 2.1 (which i'm guessing you are since you mentioned voice search) and haven't done the following: [Solved] - Android 2.1 - Streaming Apps
     
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    It may fix the youtube problem, but the voice search issue is still server side. The fact of the matter is that I don't really use either feature too often, it just irks me when something doesn't work as advertised.
     
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    Umm.... it's not advertised. We are using a beta testing version..
     
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    Oooh, semantics! :D
     
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    I agree with Iowa here, until Sprint pushes this live no one responsible for making it work.
     
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    And I thought I was being responsible for making it work? Thus my original question and why I thought to change google accounts to see if that resolves the issue. On second thought, I'll blame IOWA instead.:eek:
     
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    That worked for youtube, I'm at 50% solved. Now I can ignore the youtube app again. Thanks (again)
     
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    It is tied to the gmail account. Though some app developers have issues when you flash your phone and it doesn't store your stats for that app. World War being one.
     
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