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Without any doubt, the Android platforms are ruling the world. Google Play Store has been a prominent application to get billions of apps in one spot. You can access it from your Android device like smartphones, tablets, etc. All you need is a Google account and an Android device. With one Google account, you can access all of Google’s services on your phone, including YouTube, Gmail, Maps, Calendar, etc. At times, you need to switch between Google accounts to perform an action, especially if you are a business person. Let us see how to change or swap your account in Google Play Store using your phone/ tablet/ laptop.

How to Change Google Account in Google Play Store

You can change accounts in Google Play Store with several methods, and the best of those methods are discussed below.

Method 1: How to Change / Swap Accounts in Google Play Store

#1: Open Google Play Store on your smartphone.

#2: On the top left, click the Menu button (three horizontal lines).

click the Menu button on top of the screen

#3: You will see your account signed in.

Change Account from Google Play Store app

#4: Tap the arrow to expand displaying the existing accounts on your phone.

#5: Click on any account to which you need to change the Play Store too.

Click on any account to which you need to change Account in Google Play Store

That’s it! You have now successfully changed the account on the Play Store. In this method, you need not sign out from the active account that is used at present.

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Method 2: How to Add a New Account to Google Play Store

#1: On your android device, open the Settings app. Or click on the Setting gear icon from the notifications slide down.

#2: Scroll down to Accounts / Accounts & Sync and click on it to open.

From Settings scroll down to Accounts to Change Account in Google Play Store

#3: You will see the accounts list of various applications. Click on the Add Account at the bottom of the screen.

Click on Add account to add a new Google account in Google Play Store

#4: Click Google from the list.

Click Google from the list.

#5: Sign in with your Google account in the usual way.

#6: If you don’t have an alternative account, click Create Account at the bottom.

click Create Account at the bottom

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How to Change Account in Play Store from Web on a Mobile device

Follow the methods below to change your account on Google Play Store from a web browser on your Android device.

#1: Open any browser on your Android device.

#2: Go to play.google.com.

#3: On the top left, tap the Menu (three horizontal lines).

#4: Next to your name, you will see an Edit button (pencil icon). Click on it.

#5: From the list of accounts, tap on an account to choose.

#6: If you don’t see the account you want, click on add account to sign in with a new account.

How to Change Account in Google Play Store from Web on a Desktop / Laptop

From the steps below, see how to change your account on the Play Store from a desktop/ laptop.

#1: Open any browser on your desktop/ laptop.

#2: Go to play.google.com.

#3: On the top right, click your profile picture.

#4: Click an account from the list of accounts signed in.

Thus adding or changing an account in Google Play Store is so simple that you can do it within minutes.

FAQs

Can you change Play Store Country or Region?

Yes, you can easily switch the location in Google Play Store.

How to change the Google Play Store password?

#1. Open Settings on your Android device and manage your account.
#2. Now, tap Security and tap Password under Signing into Google.
#3. Type New Password and select Change Password to save changes.

Can you add a device to your Google Play account?

Luckily, yes. You can easily add a device to Google Play.

Is it easy to change payment methods on Google Play?

You can easily switch payment methods by tapping Edit under the payment method.

Can I download other country apps in Play Store?

By changing the location or country, you can easily download other country apps.

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