A Google service will be discontinued soon and will delete all user data.
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The service “Google Play Music” of the internet giant Google will be abolished. Anyone who has previously been a user of the music app should hurry up – otherwise all data and music will be gone forever.
North Rhine-Westphalia – in mid-2020 Google already announced that the offer “Google Play Music“Is abolished. Now it’s getting serious for users. You should hurry up before all of the music is gone.
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Warning to users: Google service deletes data – offer will be replaced by “Youtube Music”
Google is now warning users of “Google Play Music“In an email all the data and the music to secure as soon as possible. Because soon they should no longer be available and deleted irrevocably become.
The service from Google has been in place since December 2020 no longer usable.
According to the information in the email, the „Google Play Music“-Nutzer yet until February 24th Time – a good two weeks – to save everything. That includes the whole Music library, all own uploads and purchases. But also the remaining data belonging to an account should Google Clear.
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But why save the data?
The Music offer from “Google Play Music” will soon be of “Youtube Music” accepted. On the Google data export users should therefore be able to transfer their data to the new provider.
The service of “Google Play Music“Was published in 2011 and has in Google Playstore currently more than 5 million downloads. On Smartphones with the Android operating system the app was already preinstalled by default. You could either use the app free use, or top up with a subscription and stream more songs without restrictions.
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However, the ratings look rather poor – the Music app achieves only 3.3 out of 5 stars. Yet it seems that the poor grading is more likely due to the move too Youtube (all news about digital on RUHR24.de).
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A user lets his anger run free over the new “Youtube Music” app: “What’s that supposed to mean? Youtube Music is the last scrap. Everything I have bought here will just be there advertising interrupted! My playlists can not play. One song then I have to go on manually. An absolute Cheek.“
Google service will be abolished: “It was the very best app” – offer will be replaced by “Youtube Music”
Others, in turn, are also very happy with that Music app were: “It was the very best app I knew and now everything is gone? I loved this app, it was of good quality and you could hear the songs even if you turned off your phone, I thought that was the best thing about it. ”Other previous users of the music app also complain that the songs could not be transferred from “Google Play Music“To the new provider”Youtube Music“Wouldn’t work.
The re are currently changes not only in “Google Play Music”. Messenger giant Whatsapp will soon change its terms and conditions. However, users have to be careful.