Users can update the apps on their smartphones and tablets in different ways. These depends on your preference and possibly your system of data management on your device. You can use the Google play store to update apps either automatically, or manually. We will show you how you can go about the different methods below.
Google Play Store App Update Connections
Like we mentioned above, your system of updating apps can depend on your mode of managing your mobile phone data. Some people prefer to update only a select few applications which they know they heavily depend on daily. Others, on the other hand, make sure that all their apps and features are up to date as soon as the updates become available on the Store.
These Google Play Store Update of apps can either be done with your mobile data or over Wi-Fi. Most mobile devices provide users with the option to choose the avenue through which their download activity connections can be executed.
How to Update Your Play Store Apps Automatically and Manually
See how you can configure your smartphone or tablet to update apps on its own as soon as updates are released, and how to update each app individually and manually
Automatic App Update
- From the Play Store Home screen, tap the Menu icon (upper-left)
- Click on the Settings icon.
- Then, click on Auto-update apps and choose one of the following options:
- Do not auto-update apps
- Auto-update apps at any time. Data charges may apply.
- Auto-update apps over Wi-Fi only
Manual App Update
- From the Play Store Home screen, click on the Menu icon (upper-left)
- Then, click on “My apps” & games My apps and games icon.
- Touch different installed apps to update or click on Update All to download all available updates.
- If prompted, see the App Permissions then click on Accept to proceed with the app update.
Update Play Store App
- From the Play Store Home screen, click on the Menu icon Menu icon (in the upper-left) then tap Settings icon.
- Click on Play Store version.
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