1. Hgouck's Avatar
    I know this is not specific to the Droid Maxx but I do have a question. If I change the Motorola device ID will I need to reload all the apps on my phone? Also, if I had paid apps on my phone will they work with a different device ID? Thank you for taking your time to answer this question. I am sure this has been covered before but my search did not result with an answer.

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    07-01-2014 03:53 PM
  2. Ry's Avatar
    I know this is not specific to the Droid Maxx but I do have a question. If I change the Motorola device ID will I need to reload all the apps on my phone? Also, if I had paid apps on my phone will they work with a different device ID? Thank you for taking your time to answer this question. I am sure this has been covered before but my search did not result with an answer.

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    Play Store apps are tied to the Google Account used for the Play Store.
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    07-01-2014 03:57 PM
  3. Hgouck's Avatar
    Play Store apps are tied to the Google Account used for the Play Store.
    Sorry for being slow but does that mean if I change the Motorola ID it would wipe the the apps I have on the phone and I would have to download all the apps again? Or just the paid apps would become inoperable?

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    07-01-2014 04:04 PM
  4. DASHAUS's Avatar
    In theory it means that your Motorola id doesn't matter

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    07-01-2014 08:30 PM
  5. doogald's Avatar
    Sorry for being slow but does that mean if I change the Motorola ID it would wipe the the apps I have on the phone and I would have to download all the apps again? Or just the paid apps would become inoperable?

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    No, it has no affect on the apps on your phone. I had a Motorola id for a bit but then took it off. No issue. Your apps and data will be fine.

    I think the Moto id is used only to allow you to use motos locate and lock feature if you lose your phone. Motos Web site has a place where you can log in and check the location of the phone, have it sound an alarm, or remotely wipe it.
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    07-02-2014 06:22 AM

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