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GoogleAccountDataService appears to have been spoofed by: com.google.android.gms

Context: I'm trying to install Google Apps onto a ROM built from AOSP, running on a Nexus 5. When I try to add a Google account to the device however, it gives me an error message saying: "There was ...
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Change personal name associated with email address

In the Gmail app our with any other Google app, how do I change the user name associated with one of my email addresses / Google accounts? Thanks.
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Google Play Music frequently flashing in notification bar and notification tray

Recently, Google issued an update for Google Play Music. Now, I frequently see the Google Play Music icon briefly appearing in the Android notification bar (aka status bar). It will appear for about ...
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Can't add Google account after I removed device policy from device administratos

so I did something stupid and removed the Device Policy app from device administrators. My corporate Google account was immediately deactivated thereafter. I tried to re-enable it, but it simply does ...
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I accidentally deinstalled the Google app—now my phone doesn’t boot anymore

Memory on my phone was low, so I went to the apps and deinstalled some. Among these apps was “Google—A handy search for underway”, and since I also have Firefox, I decided that I don’t need the Google ...
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Economist app stuck with old issues

This has happened to me repeatedly with the Economist app on Android. Basically the app usually automatically downloads the weekly issue by push notification, but sometimes it simply doesn't do that. ...
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Remove 'Airplane Mode' from long press power button

Is there a way to PERMANENTLY disable 'Airplane mode' from showing through adb? I want it to disappear when you long-press the power button. I'm pretty sure it is a simple script to run in adb, but I ...
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Can't add one of my Google Apps for Work accounts

I have several Google Apps accounts, and two of them I've added without a problem. I'm trying to add a third, and after I enter my email address, password and two-factor token from Authy, it tells me "...
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PDF with capital Letters can't be opened

On my Android tablet it is not possible to open a PDF where "PDF" is written in capital Letters. If I rename the file it is opened with Google PDF viewer. The error is: "File cant be opened". How can ...
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Google account sign in “can't establish a reliable connection to the server”

I have tried many a times for ex:- changing date and time n every thing that I may attempt I did but I was not able to rectify it so plz help me ...I'm not able to use any g-apps its showing retry in ...
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which APK for Google play services?

On my Sony Xperia Z1 Compact running CyanogenMod, I had the Google Play Services installed as an APK. At the time I must have thought that this was better than installing GApps - for being able to ...
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Dell Venue 8 3830 - internal memory is broken?

I have error "Unfortunately, process com.google.process.gapps has stoped". When I click "OK" button immediately there is a new error message from other applications and from themselves gapps. After ...
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Google Play Store only shows games

Every time I load up the play store it only shows me games. Is there anyway to customize it so I see other apps besides games?
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How can I stop this “Not signed in…setup phone” error?

I recently upgraded to Marshmallow by CyanogenMod Nightly 13.0 in my Moto E (first generation). Then I flashed GApps 6.0 Nano. But then after my phone rebooted and I had those "Unfortunately, Setup ...
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Synchronize google apps with private server?

Is there a way to synchronize google apps with my own server? Does Google offer something like that? Maybe for business use? Or is there maybe an unofficial way of doing it? I couldn't really find ...
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Blocking Adult Content

I want to know how can I restrict access to adult content on my android phone 📞 What. Are the apps available in play store and is there any other permanent way to restrict such content on my phone. ...
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Android 6 Internal SD card Problems

I upgraded to android 6 (marshmallow) on my Motorola G phone. The best feature (or so it seemed) was the internal SD card feature as before you could barely put anything on your SD card. I have had so ...
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What does clearing Google Play Services app data delete? [duplicate]

Google Play services takes too much of space from my already low internal memory Android device. So I was wondering wheather clearing the data will make me regret later..!!
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Fix error executing updater binary in zip open_gapps-x86-6.0

I am getting an error while flashing gapps to my OnePlus One running CM 13. My seLinux is set to permissive and my recovery is TWRP 3.0.0.
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How can I install Google Apps on Cyanogenmod for the Samsung Galaxy S2 (i9100)?

When I try to install the latest version of Open GApps onto my phone using adb sideload, and the default CM Recovery that comes with CM 13 for the Samsung Galaxy SII (i9100). However, I get the error ...
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Can connect device to Wifi and ping from adb shell but unable to browse the internet

I have an obscure android device running Android 4.0.4 that didn't come with gapps. All methods I tried to install gapps (20120429 for ICS; and signed) without rooting the device resulted in the apps ...
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Preventing users removing managed accounts

I've been using Android For Work (Google Admin) for a while now and I'm fairly happy with its range of policies available. Some of the main policies I've been applying for enrolled devices are ...
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Cannot add google account (It is not in the list of available account)

I bought the tablets from China, and if I want to add Google account (from Settings.Account.AddAccount) ther is no google account in the list.. There is only Corporate IMAP POP3 tablet: x-302 of ...
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Skip ads from YouTube

Since ads are almost inevitable on official YouTube app on Android device, I was wondering if those can be skipped automatically? This post is only about those ads which can be skipped, lets ignore ...
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Unable to flash gapps via cyanogenrecovery on a LG G4 (LG h815 Int)

Since some days I am trying to get google apps in my LG G4 phone thats it running the latest CM13.0-20160205 nightly. But when I want to flash the gapps I get an error code 70 message in ...
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uninstalled play services&google app - system unstable

I uninstalled updates for Google App and Google PLay Services apps, and suddenly my phone started to turn off and back on again, non-stop. I can't do anything because it is up for no more than 10 ...
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Lg g3 open an application?

I just go a new lg g3 today, and I noticed a pop-up saying to look at an app which lists all of the features. Now, I was in the app, but when I edited the app, the one time pop-up disappeared, and I ...
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Error code -505 when installing Google+ on crDroid (6.0.1)

So that's pretty much it. I updated my Redmi 2 from crDroid (4.4.4) to crDroid(6.0.1) doing a clean flash in TWRP. I also flashed the Slim Mini GApps, as recommended by the developer. It booted up ...
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Google Play Store crashes on Amlogic Android TV

I have install Google Play Store (via flashing a GApps package through custom recovery) in an Amlogic Android TV device but after 2-3 reboots it keeps crashing. Here are logs from adb logcat: I/...
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Google Apps error - Can't communicate with google servers

I'm having trouble with everything that pertains to google. I've read what you people have recommended and I'm still having troubles with Google Play and the Google Apps. I removed all my accounts and ...
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How to re-install Google play services

How do you reinstall Google Play store and Google Play services after uninstalling them.
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Unusual GApps running in background

I was always curious to look into the current running apps in my Android device(running KitKat 4.4.4) and check which app takes up more ram. As you can see in the screenshot, play music is running ...
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How far can google apps for work affect my personal mobile privacy

the system in my job requires to work with google apps for work. When I tried to activate my account on my android phone, it asked me to permit access of my mobile info of what coming below: Device ...
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S4 CM 12.1 Problem with GApps

I've just installed cm-12.1-20151129-NIGHTLY-jfltexx on my S4 (i9505) and Open GApps 5.1 Arm nano 20151129. The setup wizard had few errors (Google play services stopped working) and after setting it ...
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Google Play Services without Gapps and Infinite Boot Loop

I installed Cyanogenmod 12.1 without Gapps on a LG G2 (d800). Some apps require Google Play Services, so I installed Google Play Services. As a result, I was constantly getting an error message that ...
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Android keeps loosing Launch Defaults, app settings and installed updates and installed apps after every reboot

After every reboot Android keeps loosing Launch Defaults, some app settings and even some of installed updates and installed apps. I re-flashed the stock firmware, then applied all the OTA updates. ...
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Google App closes on voice search

Am using Toshiba Thrive AT100 rooted running custom ROM Whenever I open the Google app it runs fine until I touch the microphone and give a voice search. It closes itself about 3 seconds after ...
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Google Calendar notification are silent

The notification show up on time but since yesterday the phone remains silent. Before there was a little sound with the notifcation. I have checked the volume of the phone, the blocking mode is off, ...
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What Google Apps can I disable?

I'm using a Kitkat 4.4.4 based phone (Samsung Galaxy S Duos 3) For the most part I don't use G+ or Maps or most of the Google apps provided. But I do prefer documents being backed up, so I've ...
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Can't install Play Store anymore (CM12.1 peregrine)

Today I uninstalled my gapps (removed files in /system/addon.d, reboot, reflash CM, uninstall Google apps) and then tried to reinstall gapps. Nearly everything was installed properly (GMail, Calendar ...
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Difference between Gapps

What is the difference, if any, between different Gapps providers such as opengapps, tk gapps, pa gapps etc?
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If a specific app doesn't require full network access permission means it's completely privacy safe?

If they can't access internet, they can't steal my data in the back which is safe right? I wanna try this file encryption app from play store. Before i proceed, i wanna make sure that the app itself ...
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Is there a way to change the cover photo in Gmail app's menu?

Gmail/G+ allows you to change the cover photo along with the profile photo. I already changed both. The profile photo will also be used in the Gmail app on most (every?) Android. But what about the ...
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Disabling the Google App

A while back, I disabled the Google App (com.google.android.googlequicksearchbox). IIRC, disabling the app caused some problems which I discovered over time. Unfortunately, all my notes on the topic ...
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Google Play-services has stopped

I installed Gummy Rom yesterday and everything is working great. except for one thing. The "Google Play-services" popup appears contstantly. I tried disabling it, and thus going back to the factory ...
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Cant install apps

I have free memory of about 24 mb left . When i install apps as small as 1 MB it says insufficient memory. I tried many times but the problem persists. I have rooted my mobile too.
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What's the difference between flashing Gapps on system partition vs installing from play store?

So I'm finally diving into the custom ROM world after experiencing some issues on CM12.1 on my OnePlus One. I have a question though that googling couldn't answer. If I flash only the essential Google ...
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Lost root when upgrading from CM11to CM12.1

I recently upgraded my encrypted Nexus5 CM11 to CM12.1 and now i need to reinstall Google Apps. unfortunately it seems to have lost root access which is needed to to install a zip in recovery mode. i ...
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What is Google Partner Setup?

What does the Google Partner Setup app that is pre-installed on almost every Android device actually do? Why does it need each of those intrusive permissions, especially the Phone permission? Why ...
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Is my phone beyond saving?

I'm almost at wit's end here, now that I have to resort asking the internet on how to fix my blunder. Context: I rooted my Lenovo A5000 and used the app KingRoot to delete some of the bloatware that ...