Go to Google Account Settings Click the Check out option displays my market purchases. However, it still gives me the error message for my old Google account. Just go to the Google Account email page in My Account and sign in your account. If the option is there, that means you can change the address. This includes all text messages, images, videos and applications you have installed. When your phone reboots, you will be prompted for settings to configure your Android phone.
For non-root users, no other way you need so far,and you have to reset your android phone for changing your primary email id. Delete and Create a Gmail Account with the New Primary Username 1. Hi everyone, A little while ago, I deleted my Google account and created a new one. If you want to know more details about the email address change, just read on! Unfortunately the issue appears to be that Google insist on your new Gmail address being the primary and that is what is made available when using Google to login. Good luck with the transition -- after following these tips, you should be all set : Thanks again, guys, for doing such a great job! If you decide to choose this route to change your primary email on your Android phone, be sure to back up all data that you intend to keep before starting. It might be simpler than doing the switching thing. That's a summary of the backup and testing procedure Patrick detailed above and the way to avoid losing any data.
Is your primary email gmail? For more information about alternate email addresses, check the. Hard Reset or Clear Data? Find Email associated with Calendar. Paid apps would be gone. The primary account is used my Google Now and Google Search, and you may have some privacy issue if all the searches go through your work account. In other words, you can associate the email address you often use with your Google account then you can backup data, send and receive emails easily. So this is all working off your phone, correct? To complete the change, click the verification link in this message.
After locating the file, delete and reboot your android phone. The button does what it says. If it will not let you change the primary account then do a factory data reset. No matter what I do, clear the notification, unsync, use my new Gmail, clear the cache and stop the app, it does not get rid of it. Let me include this for you as well. Once you've saved the change, you should receive a verification message at the email address you just entered. If it's gmail you can change your settings on line in your gmail account.
You need to click the link while logged in with old email, obviously on the same browser. At first, you need to check if you can change the email address or not. It is so disappointing that this feature is not available for non-rooted android phones. Then this guide is for you. Step Two to Change the Primary email Associated with Google Plus Account Login with your old email password, for which you are actually reading this article How to Change the Primary email Associated with Google Plus Account.
However, down the road, some of us may want to switch it to another Google account it could be your company account or your secondary Google account. So my question, is there anyway to correct this problem or change the primary Google account. In simple terms, the email address: - A key that allows you to sign in the accounts like Google account so you can use the service related to this account, such as Google Play Store, Google Play Music, Google Maps and so on. This guide will help you easily switch between these accounts. She has been freelancing since 2005 and currently writes health-care related material and pens the occasional review for Southern California altweeklies.
Not the answer you're looking for? To change the email address, you need to know what it is first. Go to Settings on your phone and find the Google tab. Are you having your mail forwarded to gmail? Download from android market and install the app in your android mobile. If you happen to know another way to accomplish this task, please post a comment and let us know! Notice: You are strongly advised to add a recovery email for security. This is the most complex situation and your basic question, How to Change the Primary email Associated with Google Plus Account has been solved! I then added a yahoo mail account to my phone.
If you need to , do read the tutorial posted with the link. How to Change Default Email in Android? You can always check the list of alternate email addresses you have added to your account by going to your Account settings. About the Author Kammy Pow studied biological sciences at the University of California Irvine. As far as I read, there is no concept of primary email id in android. You can, however, with a different Gmail username. But if the address ends in gmail. However, sometimes doing so may invite complications.
Before you make the switch, make the momanddad calendar public, save the ics file to your computer, create a temporary secondary calendar, and import the ics file to verify that everything looks right. Please do share this article in Facebook, Twitter or Google+ to let more android users aware about this. I have read post and implemented that, if we are using the AccountManager class for geting the email ids, we will get all the email id added in that phone, so that is not possible, and some says to take the first email id that returned by the AccountManager, but that returns the email id that added in the phone for the first time. But the account doesn't exist any more, so I can't enter the password. Astro can let you back up already installed apps though. Any tips of suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Would you like to answer one of these instead? If you are unsure of which option you should perform to change your primary email account on your Android phone, I would suggest trying the Clear Data option first.