How to Update Apps from the Google Play Store While the Phone is Screen Locked

Objective

  • Update apps with the Google Play Store

Environment

Procedure

  1. Make sure the phone is connected to a Wi-Fi network
    Note: If the phone is screen-locked, it will need to access a remembered network, like your home network
  2. Using a computer, sign in to your app list with the same Google account credentials that are used on the phone
  3. Select the app you want to update
  4. Click the Installed button
  5. If applicable, select the phone that needs the update
  6. Click Install
  7. Enter your Google account password again
  8. Click OK

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