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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎03-23-2013
My Device: 32gb PlayBook
My Carrier: Rogers

Google play

I'm trying to download an app from google play. It seems that the playbook is not supported. Has anyone encounter this issue. Thanks in advance for any help.

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Posts: 22,041
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV; BlackBerry Z30, Z10 and Q10 w/OS; PlayBook w/OS
My Carrier: AT&T

Re: Google play

Apps from Google Play store must be converted to .bar files before being loaded to a Playbook. You can Google for instructions on how to convert. It's not a simple process but it's not extremely difficult either.

I recommend installing files that have already been converted. You can find some here:

You will need to "sideload" them, meaning you'll have to install them via USB cable from your computer.


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