Thank you for sharing this! You can use your existing Google account, or create a new one. When I go to the download directory via Docs, I can install and run it, and that works fine. You can buy everything from Amazon except Chromecast and Google Home. This Amazon product is price, at a good price and the convenience of being able to load the google play store and services just made it, even more, valuable to shopping consumers. On your Fire tablet, swipe down from the top of the screen to access the options and press on the Settings icon. Rachel Moore May 12, 2017, I just got my Kindle Fire.
Eventually, you should be able to search and download apps just as you would on a regular Android device. If it really becomes impossible, I won't buy. Son of two librarians, he has worked on a third-party help line for Best Buy and holds degrees in computer science and communications. When any Google apps or any apps from Play store set up location services, the location services on fire tablet may be messed up. Amazon removed all Google services from fire tablets, and there are no account manager for Google account.
Again make sure to install all the files in the right order. I eventually learned earned that I had to use the most current versions compatible with Nougat or 7 or any number below it…not the most current versions identified as 8+ or 9+, etc. Are you having both of these files - Gingerbread version of GoogleServicesFramework. So, you need to get the Google Account Manager and Google Services Framework for Android Nougat. One thing you must remember here is the fact that rooting the Fire tablet will render your warranty void. This guide will show you how to set up a Google account on Amazon Fire tablet, and how to use Google accounts on Amazon Fire tablet.
This is very likely blocked by Amazon. However, I continue to get error message: Google Play has stopped and it shuts off. The sign in may take a few mins. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. You should get the following Google sign-in page.
Could it be that I need to use an app-specific password in order to authenticate? Can you still get software updates on your Kindle after doing this? How did you get gtalk to work? Download the Google Account Manager. But on my machine, everything worked automatically. Your instructions are concise and easy to follow for all Fire users, thanks for posting! Now, in the Google Account Manager installation page, a list of permissions required by the app is listed. I do not like traveling with my iPad but for the price have no worries tossing the Fire into my handbag. Still can't find a way to get it to stop being greyed out. Step 1: All you have to do now is just tap on your new Google Play Store app, and sign in with your Google account.
Try these solutions and let me know how it works, Josh. Any idea what I did wrong aside from buy the tablet before checking more forums lol? Anyone else had this problem? I know, they want their customers to be stuck on the Amazon platform, but still. Thanks for any help you can provide Iam Quote: Originally Posted by metaleloi666 Why the hell is Amazon doing this with that latest update? I initially attempted to install the newer versions and continued to experience failures. Just for anyone else wondering as I did what the order, on the kindle, was. For instance, on the Google Search app, the Google Now cards don't load like they would on a Nexus 7 or other Android device.
Although you can set up Google Play store with your Google account, the main store is always loaded as No connection as shown below. I reset a couple more times, thinking I had messed something up, trying both the new version and the older version of Google Play Services and it still does not work. Most Google apps work nicely on Amazon Fire tablet. . Note that this can take some time. Do not downvote opinions just because you disagree with them, or mass-downvote someone else's posts.
My account was recognized when I added it from Keep, and 2-step-authentication seemed to work at first, but then there was an error message along the lines of that authentication failed. I just bought the tablet thinking it was an ordinary one just bcuz of the cheap price. Message simply said Location based services is not turned on, please turn on Location Services in settings. I hardly even get a chance to see the error screen before it clears. Some apps may require you update Google Play Services. Now in the words of Mr. My questions before I do: Can you still get software updates on your Kindle after doing this and if so, will the Google Play Store still work whenever you get those software updates or will you have to go through the download process each time you get an update? I can finally install Android apps.