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Google Play Services stopped working, com.google.gms threw java.lang.IllegalArgumentException

Rebooted my phone after installing the 19/04/15 nightly hammerhead build to get 'Google Play Services has stopped working' pop up every 2 seconds. The crash report is as follows ...
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Google Play services using up battery - Why and how to fix it?

Why would Android devices have "Google Play services" using up the second-most amount of battery usage over a 24 hour period (second only to screen power)? On one device, I see "Google Play services" ...
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TWRP restored backup and now “google play services has stopped” pops up every second

TL;DR On turning on pops up "google play services has stopped" and on clicking ok it pops up again after 1/2s so i cant do anything then 1click at a time. Also my account isnt in google play- it asks ...
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Google Play Services for Nexus 6

Can someone advise on what the latest build is for the Nexus 6? I need the exact build number as I want to take advantage of the on body detection.
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Is it safe to uninstall Google Play Services App?

I am using Andriod 2.3.6 Gingerbread for the last 3 years. For the last 2 months the "Google Play Services" app is taking too much memory, Now I want to uninstall it. Is it safe to do so? Does it ...
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Google Play SERVICES now force closing?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Pocket. Google Play Services has always worked for years on my phone. But a few weeks ago l noticed my phone was 'force close vibrating' constantly! After looking and watching ...
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Play Store error when installing google play services

I am using Samsung galaxy tab3 and i use to play games and i have one that needs to be backed up by google+ unfortunately my tablet doesn't have google+ and google play services app installed in it so ...
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How can I uninstall updates to Google Play Services? The buttons are greyed out

I'm trying to uninstall updates to the Google Play Services app but the Force Stop and Uninstall updates buttons are greyed out. "Android Device Manager" was set as a device administrator but I've ...
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Strange behavior on Nexus 4, Android 5.0.1 (issue with Google Play Services?) Apps don't autostart, Google apps don't work, phone freezes

Update: Resetting only the Google Play Services app as has been suggested didn't work for me unfortunately, because (in addition to what I've written below) the "force stop" and "uninstall updates" ...
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Error when running android apps via bluestacks (Unsupported Device)

I run android apps using Bluestacks. I installed Clash of Clans android file and installed it and played it via Bluestacks. There is no problem playing the game. But when I want to sign in to my ...
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RPC:S-2:AEC-2 when trying to install Facebook [duplicate]

The phone is a Moto G running Android 4.4.4. The problem happens when trying to install Facebook. I've tried clearing the cache for Google Play Services and Google Play Store. The "Uninstall updates" ...
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I Can't Access Google Playstore Nor Gmail On My Huawei Y220

My Huawei Running On Android v2.3.6 can't access gmail and google playstore anymore. I deleted the pre installed Emails but everything was working fine until when I once switched the phone off and ...
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google play services is not supported by kindle fire

I installed google play services on my kindle fire 6. Except whenever I try to launch it, it always crashes. And when I try to launch another app, YouTube for example, it says "Google Play Services, ...
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Cannot login on Tinder: Billing Services are unavailable

First of all, I am not able to find Tinder on my Play Store, so I downloaded it from the website. When I log in with Facebook, an error comes up telling me I'm not connected to Google Play and the ...
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How can I make Google Play Services appear in the Play Store

Recently after an OTA update I got the "Can't run this unless you update Google Play Services" message (due to the version in the image being older than the one running on the previous image). ...
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Android GingerBread gives phone storage full error [duplicate]

I am using Micromax A80 (RAM of 256 MB), last week when i tried to upgrade WhatsApp through google play my phone started giving phone storage full error. (Google Play Services is taking all the memory ...
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Reinstall “Google Play services”

I have deleted Google Play services on my Android cell phone. While trying to reinstall from google, I have "No Carrier Lenovo 860t) and can not install. Please can you kindly help me on this, what is ...
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How do I run apps without Google Play Services?

"This app won't run unless you update Google Play services" I know a lot of users managed to even uninstall Google services already, but I'm wondering how are they able to run the apps ...
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How Google can check whether an application is installed from Play Store or Not?

If a developer turns ON Google Play's Anti-Piracy setup, the application cannot access the play services if it is not installed from Play Store(so says Google). My question is how Google verifies ...
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Regarding the “Error Downloading: insufficient space” error in the Google Play store [duplicate]

I've spent a long, long time searching for a viable, long-term fix for this problem; though I'm beginning to believe that Google Play (or Google Play Services) is to blame. I recently factory reset my ...
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Is it possible to use hundreds of Android devices with the same google account? [duplicate]

We have developed a App that uses GCM push, that seems that needs Google Play Services (Google account). Customer has 100-200 devices, it it possible to use the same google account in all devices? ...
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Can't log into Google Play Store or my Google account

Through a series of mishaps, I deleted Google Play Services, Google+ and probably many other apps. I did a factory reset, but it did not bring back my missing apps. My phone was rooted and I used ...
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Galaxy Note 4 dual sim- getting google play [duplicate]

I recently purchased a dual sim Samsung Galaxy Note 4 from China. model details as follows. Model No. - SM-N9100 Android ver- 4.4.4 Baseband version - N9100ZCU1ANJ3 version - MP1.100 Dual Sim Now ...
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Google Play Services stopping on Moto 360

When I use the Google Fit app on the Moto 360, I keep getting the "Google Play Services has stopped" message. Is there any way I can check the log for debugging or send this information to google ?
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Trusted places not present under Smart lock in Nexus 5 (Android 5.0 lollipop)

I have just updated to Lollipop on my Nexus 5 and can't see "Trusted Places". I use "Trusted Device" which works pretty well, but I would like to use "Trusted Places" at work. However, it is not ...
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How to configure Push Notifications for CloudMagic with out Google Play Services enabled?

I am using Nokia XL. I used to use AquaMail in Nokia XL with push notifications. But for CloudMagic, it asks google play services for push notifications. What's the alternative to use push ...
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Nexus 4 Smart Lock Trusted Places is not there!

I have just updated to Lollipop on my Nexus 4 and can't see "Trusted Places". I use "Trusted Face" which works pretty well, but I would like to use "Trusted Places" at work. However, it is not there. ...
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Why are most of my Pre-Installed apps that connect to Google not working?

Okay, I am using a Huawei m865c (Ascend II), running Android 2.3.6. I am trying to open Google Play, but it tells me that there is no connection. I am connected to a 20 mb/ps with all bars. I tried ...
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How to install google play and get a google account on a fairphone when both are missing? [duplicate]

I have a fairphone (1st generation / FP1) running android 4.2.2 and must have deleted my google account on this phone at some time. Now I don't have "google" inside settings/add account. And I don't ...
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Google Play Services

My phone keeps telling me... "Google Play Services has stopped working"... I don't know what it means but it pops up SO MUCH and it's VERY annoying. I have tried doing a soft reset, but that did not ...
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Google Play Store is not updating

I unistalled Google Play Services and Google Play Store and later when I reinstalled them both, the Google Play Store was again back to an old version, and now it's not updating. Before I uninstalled ...
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packages.xml is restored after reboot

This is my first question here. I hope developers will help me out. I have XOLO A500 device on which Google Play services is not being installed because of "Using the same shared id" problem. To ...
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How do you fix your tablet if Google Play Services is stopping

How do you keep Google Play Services from stopping or get it to start back up? It has deleted all my apps and is now telling me every time I try to download that I don't have enough space. What do I ...
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downloading the google play services [duplicate]

This app won't run without google play services, which are missing from your phone. it's asking me for a code for redeem, setting and or _________ please help me reinstall the google play services ...
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“Unfortunately, Google Play services has stopped.” on Android L Developer Preview

I'm running the Android L Developer Preview on my Nexus 5. I'm trying to install the Google Inbox beta, but I can only get to the sign up screen. I always get a ""Unfortunately, Google Play services ...
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Google Play Services Error: This app won't run without Google Play Services

I recently got my new OnePlus One and it worked fine. Today I unlocked it and noticed that it rebooted because I needed to enter my PIN code (it crashed). After I entered the pin code I got some ...
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License certification fails with Google Play Store

I've a SGS3 running PAC-ROM and newest pa_gapps and since some days pro apps fail to check the license include 3C Android Tuner Action Launcher Link Bubble PowerAmp installed Lucky Patch 4.8.3 ...
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Duplicate Provider Authority problem downloading Facebook [duplicate]

I can't download Facebook from Google Play. After it finished downloading, and started installing, a pop-up message showed Duplicate Provider Authority. How do I fix this?
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How to downgrade Google Play Services?

I am wanting to test different versions of Google Play Services and I am wondering if it is possible to downgrade the Google Play Services version of a device?
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Hangouts Google Play Services problem

Everytime I update hangouts I get this message whenever I open the app: "unkown issue with google play services". What is the cause of this problem? And how to solve it?
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How to re-install updates to Google system apps?

I have Android 4.2.2 on my phone. A few weeks ago Google Play was acting weird and would not install updates to some of the apps. I tried lots of things but nothings worked. Eventually I uninstalled ...
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I uninstalled updates for Google play services

I uninstalled updates for Google play service and now I can't even use my Google play store, help me please I'm using a Samsung galaxy grand quattro
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Installed Gapps, but Google Play services is not there

So I finally found a way to install CWM in my Lava Iris 430 which runs on ICS 4.0.4 and installed Gapps (gapps-ics-20120429-signed version). It was successfully installed, but it missed Google Play ...
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How to transfer a Clash of Clans Village into an old Android device without Google Play services?

I can't install Google Play services on my old device. I tried a lot, but I can't. Is there any way to transfer the game data onto an old device? I have tried to transfer the app+data using Titanium ...
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Unable to install Google Play Services to save Clash of Clans village

I play Clash of Clans and I have a village which I do not want to lose. I am attempting to save the village to Google Play Services but I am not able to install Play Services as it says that it is ...
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I need Google Settings again in my phone, but I can't install it again without the Google Play Store

I have uninstalled an application called "Google Settings" by accident. So now whenever I go to the Google Play Store it says "server error". Whatsapp need to be updated, but for me to do update it I ...
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Where can i find google play services?

I have a samsung galaxy ace and when i try to use my apps, it says "This app wount run without google play services, which are missing from your phone" Where can i find those google play services as ...
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please see my fault about the google play services [duplicate]

Unable to download google play services on my phone it shows that 'uncompatible with other application(s) having the same shared user id. So what should I do to download it.
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Updates are not showing on Play Store

I read in news that a new Google Search update is rolling out (version 3.5.14). When I checked on the Play Store it was not showing the update, although update date was listed as June 26th and the ...
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Get rid of Google Play

I would like to freeze, or in any way disable Google Play on my Android 2.3.6. I tried to prevent the autorun: it always finds its way. I tried to freeze it with Gemini App Manager: even blocked it ...