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    Nayan
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    Jolla smartphone has access to many Android apps via Yandex store. But what If you want to directly access the Google Play from Jolla smartphone. Since Jolla has the same N900 / N9 open source legacy so with some smart moves that can be done. Below are the instructions from JollaTides,

    You need: Time, Jolla and Computer
    WARNING: You do this youself. I dont give guarantee, but it works on me.
    TAKE BACKUP FROM /opt/alien/system

    Enable Jolla Developer Mode and allow SSH-connection.
    Download http://goo.im/gapps/gapps-jb-20121011-signed.zip and extract it.
    Plug your Jolla with USB to computer in normal mode.
    Copy system-folder from your extract files to Jolla.
    Open SSH-connection to your phone and login.
    Write “devel-su” and press enter. After that, write your password.
    Write command: rsync -av –ignore-existing /home/nemo/system /opt/alien
    Reboot phone
    Install Google Play services to Jolla
    Install Google Play Store to Jolla
    Start Play Store and do updates.

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