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Use this tag if you have an issue related with an application or part of the operating system, that ceases to function properly leading to a freeze or a "force close" message.

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After moving gatekeeper.pattern.key to unlock, Settings>Security keeps crashing

Context: I forgot my unlock pattern, so I used TWRP and ADB to move gatekeeper.password.key and gatekeeper.pattern.key to /sdcard, so now I am able to use my phone again :-) Problem: I want to set a ...
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Is quickly taking hundreds of photos possible in Android?

When I try taking hundreds of photos in quick succession on two different mid-to-high-end Android devices (Samsung Galaxy S6, Motorola X4), the camera app crashes or fails while shooting. The result ...
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Contacts keep crashing. What are my options?

Using unrooted vanilla Android 8.1. The default Contacts app always crashes on start. I have made sure to update to the latest version: 2.8.4.201036949 I have rebooted the device and installed all ...
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Nexus 5X randomly resets since Android 8.1.0

Since recently, my Nexus 5X keeps resetting at seemingly random moments. It happens quite often, as in every few minutes when I'm using the phone. Often when I open an app or webpage, sometimes just ...
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Unable to use Android AOSP keyboard on non-LOS based OS

I tried a couple of android AOSP keyboards on two of my stock devices : Mi A1 and ASUS M1. But every apk i tried ended up in a crash. [05-27 11:56:19.335 22542:22542 E/AndroidRuntime] FATAL ...
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How can Android run a disabled application?

I have just run into a situation described in this blog: Can any one explain this to me? How can Android run a disabled application? What good do we have from marking applications as disabled, if ...
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After HR I get this error: com.google.process.gapps was interrupted

Lately I have had some problems with my Asus Zenpad 7, a strange message: "Unfortunatly com.google.process.gapps was interrupted" which doesn't stop appearing, my use of the tablet is now limited ...
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Why does this text cause android devices to 'hang'?

I received this innocent looking forward from my brother on Whatsapp claiming that it could 'hang' my phone. And sure enough... touching it would make my android samsung j2 running android 6 freeze ...
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Open Gapps doesn't open websites

I have an Android 7.1 phone with ResurrectionRemix and Open Gapps installed. When I try to open a website in chrome or in google search the Gapps crash... How can I fix this?
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Twitter keeps crashing repeatedly (Safe Mode to blame?)

Yesterday I accidentally turned my Nexus 5 on in Safe Mode by holding the volume key down while booting. I turned it off, and when I turned it on again, I found my Twitter app was crashing repeatedly, ...
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Adding a new account to my Samsung phone

I wanted to change account on my phone so I removed it from Accounts (it was the only google account on my device). Now when I try to add a new account the Settings application is closes itself (...
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Why do certain apps crashes when I open the keyboard?

Since months ago I have had a problem with my device: Hardware: MT6582 Model: OWN s4025 (Chinese Alcatel Pop C9) Jelly Bean 4.2.2 With some apps like "Google Maps" or "Dcoder", when I open the ...
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ALL Android Apps Randomly Crashing?

Recently my Galaxy Grand Prime has been acting weird. All of the apps, including settings, facebook, and youtube have been randmly crashing. I haven't done anything to it like rooting or factory ...
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RuntimeException in Uber application: Font asset not found sans-serif

I've got my uber application completely not working for the last week. The moment I choose the target address, the applications freezes for 1 sec and then it crashes with the following error: java....
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remove the “LOCK pin” / app crashes

I used Googles security check up, and discovered it can help you find a lost phone. So I tried it on my Samsung NOTE 5... with the phone on my desk next to me. It asked me to set up a pin. I did. ...
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Lots of crashing on this old Verizon Ellipsis 7 making things difficult

At some point in the last 6 months I started to see many dialogs of the form "_ has stopped working", where the blank is usually something like "Google Play Services", "com.google._" (forgot exactly), ...
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Samsung J7 2017 System verification fail after Skype video

When i tried to make a video on the internal Skype app on my new J7, the video freezes and restarts my phone, when entering the pin code, there is a window that says "System verification failed" and ...
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Does any state or settings remain after an app uninstall?

So on my primary phone, a few weeks ago, whenever I opened up instagram it crashed. I thought my life would be better without it, and I have multiple devices so I uninstalled it. A few weeks later, ...
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Why any app installed via apk file immediately quits after me starting it?

I noticed on my Google Pixel 2 XL, any app installed via apk file as opposed to Google Play store will immediately quit after I start it. Any idea wjy this is happening and how to fix it?
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Are there situations that a crashed Android app's task will remain running in the background?

Quick question to help me understand how my phone's performance is affected when an app terminates "irregularly". When an Android app crashes (or otherwise terminates irregularly), could the task ...
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How to fix the phone crash after updating google play store and google play service but no show “Sorry, Google Play (Store | Services) has stopped”

I am using samsung gt-i8552, android operating system 4.1.2. I recently updated the google play store and google play service the latest version; but after updating, my phone frequently crashes and ...
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How to fix Droid Explorer crashing on start

When I try to start Droid Explorer, it crashes immediately. Android Studio 3.0 is installed. I can see that it's service is started and running. The requirements to run are all met, and I've run it ...
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Xperia M4 Aqua loop-crashes infinitely when trying to connect to my wifi network

This morning I woke up and dropped my xperia down to the floor. When I would connect to my wifi network, my xperia would loop-crash infinitely. My xperia runs on Marshmallow (6.0.1) To fix this ...
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Android TV Google Play Services Keep Crashing | Raspberry Pi 3

On my Raspberry Pi 3, I am running Android TV 6.0 Marshmellow (From this tutorial), and gApps from This post (Second Post Down), but for some reason, Google Play Services keeps stopping. I've tried ...
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How to access history or recently closed tabs in Chromer

I use Chromer in web heads mode. Occasionally I have had all web-heads disappear, presumably due to a crash. In past sometimes Chromer suggested me to reopen old tabs when restarted but not today. Is ...
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Can not uninstall an app(hi app lock) which has device administrator rights

I have installed "hi app lock" application 2 year ago. But rarely used it. Now when i open it, it doesn't open. So i decided to uninstall it, but first i have to revoke its administration rights. So i ...
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Apps and OS will crash seemingly at random

I got this new phone (An LG K 20 Plus from MetroPCS, model# LGMP260, running 7.0) roughly a month ago. Roughly a week afterward, apps started crashing out of nowhere. Sometimes, it was triggered by ...
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All android processes crash when booting device

Today I turned on my tablet (a Samsung Galaxy Tab A6). I was expecting to see the usual home screen, but as soon as the operating system loaded, I got a lot of process crash errors. Please note that I'...
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Stack Exchange crash

I use the app of Stack Exchange on my phone. If I click on the option of a question open in browser the app crash. Why id does it? Is it a problem of my phone or of the application?
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400MB free ram but cant delete WhatsApp chats

I have a samsung galaxy J3 2016 (SM-J320FN) I bought it brandnew like 6/7 months ago, Ive got a tiny 8gb internal storage plus a 32gb sd-card, Got all my applications and files and stuff moved to my ...
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Android Failing?

I believe it's either internal circuitry, internal memory or root system file damage but I thought it's best I ask here first. I'm using a Sony Xperia M (nicki) C1905 android. I believe I've had this ...
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Google photos keeps crashing

My google photos app keeps crashing whenever I open it. Sometimes it crashes in the background. I tried some fixes like clearing data, reinstalling, deleting big video files, maintaining nearly 4GB ...
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Many apps using sound crash after approx 15 minutes

I have a 100% normal Samsung Galaxy A3 2015 (SM-A300FU) with Android 5.0.2. It is non rooted. I notice that every time I use an app using sound (this might be an effect, but not the cause): WhatsApp ...
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google play services constantly crashing

My sister's got cyangonmod 11 to have android kitkat on here sony Xperia P. At first it was smooth but now she's facing constant crashing of google play services app. I've seen these links ...
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Note4 freezes and crashes except when running aLogrec

My Note4 started locking up and crashing after the last OS update a week or so ago (to 6.0.1). I ended up having to do a factory reset twice. The first time I tried to restore from Google's backup and ...
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Reboot encrypted phone without having to enter password and PIN after crash

Last week my phone crashed when using Amaze File Manager. This Xperia Z1 Compact phone with Android 5.1 is encrypted. It rebooted automatically. I see the encryption lock and expect a password request....
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play store crashing when trying to download apps from it

i have Haier w627 mobile (rooted), my play store is not working. Sometime it opens, sometimes it don't , and even if it opens , i can't download apps from it. Whenever i try downloading app or game,...
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Why draw over other apps, system modification and usage access is crashing?

Why draw over other apps, system modification and usage access is crashing? Please see these videos : https://db.tt/mCPjV8V9Tj https://db.tt/m14wBzepqi If there is no way to fix it then how to grant ...
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Gboard settings keeps crashing

I am running Resurrection Remix, Nougat 7.1.1 on a Nexus 6p. I have Gboard "6.0.79.144029707-arm64-v8a" installed. I can open settings, but when I choose one of the settings categories, I get the ...
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My apps keep crashing

I have an LG Spirit. Sometimes my apps keep crashing for no apparent reason. This all started when I first downloaded Fire Emblem Heroes from the Google Play Store. Now some apps that used to run ...
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Galaxy S6 Edge clock issue

I just bought S6 edge and it seems there is a problem with clock. When I go to clock app to set the alarm it is just blank and I can't set anything. Thankfully I can set the alarm I need using the ...
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Recently Used Apps crashing in portrait mode

When I try to switch to the "Recently Used Apps" screen (by holding the home button), the process com.android.systemui crashes. However, in Landscape mode it works as usual (and rotating the device ...
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is it possible for an app to crash the phone at the logo screen stage?

My wife has a Samsung Galaxy A5 running the carrier-supplied Marshmallow. Carrier is Tesco Ireland which I think is reselling the O2 network. Anyway the phone is completely standard in that respect, ...
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Google Now app force closes/crashes immediately upon launch

I'm running rooted stock Android 4.4.2 on an AT&T Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N900A). No problems with any other Gapps or apps in general. I have tried flashing older versions, but that didn't help. The ...
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Why does the browser in skd emulated phones whenever i try to download anything from the browser?

I've got android sdk emulator setup on my laptop and have been trying to use it to run existing mobile apps but I'm having some quite serious stability problems. The browser in the emulation crashes ...
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Settings crashes when tapping power saving

so apparently I recently found out that going into my settings app and checking around works. Yet, when I press the Power Saving tab my Settings app crashes. Everything else works fine. Any idea what ...
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Android keeps crashing after stock ROM flash

A friend gave me his phone with the original configuration because it was constantly crashing (when WiFi was activated apparently). It is a Samsung galaxy S3 mini (gt-i8190). I believed by flashing a ...
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Help! My phone becomes unbootable suddenly

It is Samsung Galaxy Note 2, unrooted. I factory reset my phone to stock ROM about a week ago. Suddenly it became unbootable today. I didn't do anything risky. If my memory serves, I simply updated an ...
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Getting Data out of Android phone suffering from Google Apps stopped working endless loop

One of our Moto E2 LTE is constantly displaying a "Google app has stopped error" message on power-up, rendering it useless. This occurred after the phone ran out of battery, but this could be a ...
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OnePlus one constantly freezes and ends up crashing

Ever since this morning my OnePlus one suddenly freezes constantly, refuses to open certain apps (for instance, WhatsApp works but Facebook doesn't), crash whatever apps do work and if left alone it ...