How To Download Apps Not Available In Your Country iPhone & Android

How To Download Apps Not Available In Your Country (iPhone & Android)

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Hey Apple users, are you stuck on the App Store that states the “Item you requested is currently not available in your country” or you want to purposely install Geo Restricted apps? No problem, this Blog is here for you to solve this issue!

There are times when we want to download some trending & cool apps for our iPhone, but unfortunately Geo-locked apps restrict us to do so. This can be very maddening as there are several amazing apps that you cannot download just because they’re not available in your country.

But there is a straightforward path to Install Geo Restricted Apps on your iPhone. Read the coming blog and thank us later!

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How To Download iOS Apps Not Available In Your Country

Follow this step-by-step guide to download any iPhone apps not available in your country.

Step 1- To Begin with, launch your App store.

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Step 2- Click on the human icon which you will find at the top right corner of the page, and and Sign Out of your existing ID.

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Step 3- Once you have signed out from your previous ID. Next step is to create a new ID that will help you to change your App store country.

Step 4- To create your new Apple ID follow the link: https://appleid.apple.com/#!&page=signin and tap below on Create your Apple ID option.

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Step 5- Fill all the required fields. And select the new country, from where your desired app belongs to. Tap Continue!

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Step 6- With this you’ll receive a verification code via email. Enter the code on your device and your new Apple ID will be created.

Step 7- Launch App Store, search for the app you want to download. Once you click on to install button. A message will appear where you have to sign in again with your new Apple ID.

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Step 8- After signing in with your new credentials you’ll be required to enter specific details about account billing information.

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Step 9- Complete your Apple ID, by choosing the mode of payment. You have to choose “None”, fill out the U.S Billing Address, contact information and click “Next” to proceed.

Note: You can enter any phone number you want or try goggling Fake NYC Phone Numbers, and you will be presented with a list of numbers from which you can choose one and fill the Contact Number field. You can do this because Apple doesn’t verify the Phone Number here, So Go Ahead!

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Step 10- That’s it, now your device is all set to install Geo Restricted apps on iPhone.

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Note: Remember this method will only allow you to install apps which are free of cost. If you want to get paid ones, you will be required to have a credit card with specific country and fill that country based billing address.

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Now you are all set to download all the iPhone Apps not available in your country or geo-locked apps. But unfortunately, the major issue with this method is you have to create another Apple ID every time you wish you to change the region or country.

We recommend to switching to US Store as most of the apps are available there!

How To Download Android Apps Not Available In Your Country?

Though, Google Play Store is a versatile platform to find numerous types of apps, games, eBooks & probably whatnot. But still there can be certain Android applications that are not available to install from Google Play Store, specifically for your country. But that doesn’t mean you can’t get those Android apps on your device.

Today, we’ll be discussing an easy way to download geo-restricted applications on your Android smartphone. Just follow the straightforward method carefully:

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STEP 1 – Get A VPN Application For Android

To get the unavailable Android app, first, you need to install a VPN Application. It is needed to fake your geo-location & trick Google Play Store. Don’t worry; it’s safe to use a VPN Solution. Just make sure you do not indulge in any illicit activities online. To save your time, we have covered a complete list of Best Android VPN Apps, check it out right here!

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For demonstration purpose, we are using ProtonVPN for Android, but you can check out the list, explore all the features & then choose the best VPN option of your choice.

STEP 2- Change The Location

Launch the VPN app & select the new country where your desired app is located. Since, most of the cool applications are available in the U.S. exclusively; we are changing our Android device location to the United States. You can change it to any location of your choice, once selected > then connect your VPN Client.

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STEP 3- Clear Google Play Store Cache

Well, the next step is to clear the data and cache of Google Play Store to refresh the platform. To do so, go to the Phone Settings > Apps & locate Google Play Store. From the Storage tab, choose the options to clear Data and Cache. From the same page, you are required to tap the Force Stop button as well, to give a kick start.

STEP 4- Search For The App Not Available In Your Country

Google the desired Android application that is not available in your country but you wish to install it on your smartphone. Once you find the Play Store link of the app, click on it to get redirected to the official Google Play Store.

Note that we are not directly searching for the Android app on the Play Store because chances are you won’t be able to find your desired app through that way.

STEP 5- Install Android App Not Available In Your Country

Once you are redirected to the official Google Play Store, just tap the install button and download the applications like the usual way. You’ll notice the Install button wasn’t present before using the VPN app & faking the geo-location but now there is one!

Now the trick is, Skip the process initiated by Google to set up your Play Store account & let the app get downloaded the usual way!

Hope now you are able to install geo-restricted Android apps on your device! Follow us on social media Facebook and YouTube.

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5 COMMENTS

  • IOANNA ROUSSOU
    Thank you! It really helped me to download two apps that I could not download

    7 months ago Reply
  • Adrian
    thanks! i had to download some business apps from another country and it worked like a charm!!

    5 months ago Reply
    • Mansi Vijay
      Hey Adrian, thank you so much for your feedback! Glad it helped you!

      5 months ago Reply
  • Anonymous
    Thanks a lot…. It worked

    3 months ago Reply

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