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How to Install Android Market on Amazon Kindle Fire [Tutorial]

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Amazon Kindle Fire is the most talked Android Tablet these days and things are coming up in short spans. Recently we had reported that Amazon has released Source Code for Kindly Fire and just after couple of days it was successfully Rooted in Single Click Tutorial. Amazon Kindle Fire comes with preinstalled Amazon Android Market which is customized version of Android Market covering only the applications and games which are available with Amazon therefore original Google Android Market is not available.

Today folks at BriefMobile had given complete procedure to install Android Market onto your Kindle Fire,

Whats Needed

  • Root your Kindle Fire
  • Download the following apks (You are on your own finding them, I’d rather not link them here)
    • GoogleServicesFramework.apk
    • Vending.apk (Latest Version 3.3.11 Rename to Vending.apk after download)
  • Root Explorer App (or similar that lets you change ro/rw permissions)
  • Side Loading Apps activated on Kindle Fire
  • On the Kindle Fire Settings screen, go to “Device” and turn On “Allow Installation of Application From Unknown Sources”

Procedure

  1. Transfer the .apk files to your Kindle Fire via PC / Mac (remember where you put them)
  2. Open Root Explorer App, and navigate to the transferred .apk files
  3. Select the GoogleServiceFramework.apk and install
  4. When complete, click “Done” and return to the file location for Vending.apk
  5. Long-press Vending.apk and select the “Move” option on pop-up menu
  6. Navigate to /system/app folder
  7. Change mount option from RO to RW (read-only to read-write)
  8. Paste Vending.apk into the /system/app folder
  9. Long-press Vending.apk and select “Permissions” from pop-up menu
  10. Change permissions to match all other apps in this folder (rw-r-r-)
  11. Reboot your Kindle Fire
  12. Once reboot is complete, select Market App and log-in as usual.
  13. Enjoy!
So now you can benefit from all the applications, games and goodies of original Android Market however you will notice that some applications might not appear due to incompatibility therefore you have to wait till the developers of those application update for Kindle Fire compatibility.
If you face any problem please feel free to comment below.

Source BriefMobile

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