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Android – Nexus 7 – Force latest OTA update ..?

Android – Nexus 7 – Force latest OTA update ..?

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    If you have a Nexus 7 and Google has a new Android version in store for you and readily available for OTA (over The Air) updates then the following trick will force an update check and execute the update – if available. This works for WiFi and 3G/4G models.

    1. Go to Settings -> Apps -> All
    2. Find Google Services Framework
    3. Tap on Force Stop
    4. Select Clear Data
    5. Go back to the Nexus 7’s Settings, go to About, and check for a System Update.
    If a new Android version is available for your device, it will be downloaded and installed now … 

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