You must be well aware that you can install an application on your Android device using your PC. All you need to do is, log in to your Google account on your Android device and use the same account to log in to the Google Chrome web browser on your PC. Now, you just need to access the Google Play Store website and start installing applications straight on your Android device from your PC.
Well, things sometimes go exactly as per our plan, and some other times they don’t. One of those other times could be when you get the error You don’t have any devices from Google Play Store when you try to install an application on your Android device from your PC. Though the issue might seem complex and difficult, the reality is very different. You can easily solve the issue of You don’t have any devices by following some very simple steps. Wondering what those steps are? Well, aren’t we here to walk you through them? Hope you enjoy the journey!
Step 1: Firstly, make sure you are signed into your Google account on your Android device. It is with this same account that you need to sign in to the Google Chrome web browser on your PC.
Step 2: Once you are signed into your Android device with your Google account, open your PC, and on your PC, click here to navigate to Google Play Store.
Once you are at the Google Play Store website, at the top right corner of the page, click on the profile icon.
Step 3: From the profile menu that expands out, click on the option Library & devices.
Step 4: On the page that follows, click on the tab named Devices.
On the Devices tab, under the Your devices section, check the checkbox corresponding to the device that you want to be made available. That’s it.
Step 5: Now go back to the application that you want to install on your mobile device using your PC. Click on the Reload icon at the top of the window.
That’s it. You don’t have any devices error should now be long gone and be replaced with This app is available for your device success message. Enjoy!
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Note: If you still can’t get to resolve the You don’t have any devices error, then your device might not be compatible with the application that you are trying to install. Another reason could be that you are logged into 2 different Google accounts on your PC and on your Android device. You need the same account on both the devices. Also, if you are trying to install an Android application on your iOS device, that also is not going to work.