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Getting apps from Google Play

Google Play is the place to go to find new apps for HTC U Play. Choose from a wide variety of free and paid apps ranging from productivity apps, entertainment, to games.
  • To purchase apps and other content on Google Play, you can use the payment methods from your Google account. When you make your first purchase, your selected payment method will be added to your Google account. To learn more about accepted payment methods, see
  • The available payment methods vary by country.
  • The name of the Play Store app may differ depending on your region.

Finding and installing an app

When you install apps and use them on HTC U Play, they may require access to your personal information or access to certain functions or settings. Download and install only apps that you trust.
Important: Be cautious when downloading apps that have access to functions or a significant amount of your data on HTC U Play. You’re responsible for the results of using downloaded apps.
  1. From the Home screen, tap , and then find and tap Play Store.
  2. Browse or search for an app.
  3. When you find the app that you like, tap it and read its description and user reviews.
  4. To install a free app, tap Install. To install a paid app, tap the price button, and then tap Buy. If you have not added a payment method to your Google account, tap to select the payment method, and then tap Continue.
    Tip: Apps sometimes get updated with improvements or bug fixes. To automatically download updates, after installing the app, tap > Auto-update.
To open the app, tap Open after installing or go to the Apps screen and tap the app.

Restoring apps from Google Play

Upgraded to a new phone, replaced a lost one, or performed a factory reset? Restore apps that you previously downloaded.
  1. From the Home screen, tap , and then find and tap Play Store.
  2. Tap to open the slideout menu.
  3. Tap My apps & games and swipe to the Library tab.
  4. Tap Install next to the app you want to restore.

For more details, refer to the Google Play help.

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