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Questions tagged [google-play-services]

A library used by Google apps and many third-party apps to provide location and social functionality

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Google Play Services stopped working on my device that uses an AOSP Android 5.1.1

My Juniper Mesa2 tablet has stopped working with anything requiring Google Play Services. I have tried sideloading the APK file and directly loading it. Nothing seems to be working. Is there an ...
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Why does google translate refuse to work without sms permission

Google Play Services required permissions Is a related question. I understand that "messaging" needs access to sms messages. But "play services" has no business there. I disabled it. Today i tried ...
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Pop ups says google play ervuxes keeps stopping, cannot force stop

Cannot get rid of pop ups. Cannot force stop. Tried a reboot and did not help. Cannot deactivate google play services.
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Huawei update to EMUI 9 broke everything

I have a Huawei NOVA 2S which I purchased in China. I got the EMUI 9 update yesterday and none of my Google Apps were working. Found this: https://itechify.com/2019/04/26/fix-google-apps-on-huawei-...
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Determine if a Google Play app requires Google Play services?

How do I determine if a Google Play app requires Google Play Services? Or does every app listed on Google Play require it?
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Can apps bypass permissions and just use Google Play Services?

I was reading this answer, and the first comment under it, and wondered if apps can bypass their own app permissions and just get whatever data they want from Google Play Services. What got me ...
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Payments on Google Play not showing up on other devices

To start off let me list my devices: Samsung Galaxy S5 - Used to purchase the game Amazon Fire Tablet HD 10 - Google Play sideloaded Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 PC/Laptop About 24 hours ago I purchased ...
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Continual “Google Play Services has stopped”

On my Samsung phone (not sure which model), every few seconds I get the message "Google Play Services has stopped" with options to "Close app" or "Send feedback". Regardless of choice, the message ...
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Play Store downloads failing for subset of apps

I have an issue where Google Play Store will not download updates for a specific subset of my installed apps. I'm using a Sony Xperia Z5 with Android 7.1.1. When the problem apps attempt to update in ...
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Acidentally uninstalled Google app on Android phone

I accidentally joined the beta program for the Google search app on android, in ordered to leave the program I had to uninstall the app and re-install it. When I did this, everything seemed to be ...
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Updating google apps on stock Nexus 5 causes bricking

I was on my Nexus 5. I hadn't updated google apps for a long time. Then one day, i thought "why not update hangouts" so I tried to get it through google play. Google Play updated itself. Then updating ...
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What data does the Google drive app contain in an android smartphone?

I want to delete some of my android apps data due to storage problems. I see that my Google drive app does contain a lot of data and cache. I have already deleted the cache but I am not sure if I ...
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Mismatching certificate store and used certificates

About 2 weeks ago I've started to experience SSL errors on my Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G950F), in various applications (Google Play services, Netflix, Uber and also when browsing to certain HTTPS domains)...
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Why google play services restore its used space after I clear all data?

Before I clear all data, google play services used space is 126 MB. After I clear all data, google play services used space is 50~ MB. Before I know it (less than one minute), it restore back to 126 ...
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Does buying thousands of apps (but not installing them) cause bloat in Android?

A few years ago, Google added the ability for app developers to place their apps "on sale". They included the ability for developers to temporarily offer their apps for free. I started "buying" ...
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Install Google Play Services without Google Play Store

Recently, I rooted my phone for the first time, and wanted to get rid of most Google apps including the Play Store. However, after seeing multiple apps didn't work correctly because of a dependency on ...
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Remove Play Store access without removing Play Services

I have built AOSP for the kiddo's phone. My goal was to remove the Play Store so that he can't install games or other apps. However, we use Google Fi for our phone service, which requires Google ...
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Device not recognized as Android TV

Similar to Install Android TV app on mobile Android I am trying to get Android TV versions of apps installed on a device that is not recognized as one. In my case it is a STB, a cheap China gadget (...
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Android O VirtualBox can't set up device - google play services keep crashing

I have an Android O Virtualbox and when I go to set it up, it asks if i want to set it up with data from my old phone or start new. I've tried both options, and it says that the Google Play Services ...
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Google play services won't run unless you update Google play services

I am constantly getting a notification about every 1 or 5 minutes since I had updated the Google Play Services app. It's a very strange type of notification. It says "Google Play Services won't run ...
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Does “find my device” work with OpenGApps?

According to instructions posted here, I am already set up and good, but android.com/find shows I have NO devices set up. I am using Lineage OS (8.1) on an Xperia SP with openGApps installed (I don'...
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Google Services Framework repeated pop up and how to stop it?

So my LG Android lite keeps appearing a pop up that says "Unfortunately, Google Services Framework has stopped". I have checked here for solutions but my device has one more issue, anytime I open any ...
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Google play service is deleted, and the cellphone is stuck in setting up

I finished unlocking the bootloader on my android, then I downgraded Google Play Service, then I reset the phone to factory default. After the reset, I was asked to set up the phone. However, in the ...
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google play servics Icon disapeared from my apps in HTC desire 816 dual sim with Android 6

google play servics and google play store Icons disapeared from my apps in HTC desire 816 dual sim with Android 6 and google icon disapeared from my general tab !
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Why is Google Play services not working (android LG Tribute Dynasty 7.1)

I tried several quick fixes for this issue. Now I really need 'expert' help before I throw my phone into the river. This app (Google Play services) is creating serious runtime issues and affecting ...
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Downloads start minutes after clicking the button

Recently I've been getting an issue that when I start any download from an app such as the Play Store or Google drive, when I click the download button I get a indication that the download has begun ...
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Google Play Services issue on Samsung Galaxy Tab A

Unable to uninstall Google Play Services to factory settings. Disable and Force Stop doesn't work. The RHS top 3 dots to uninstall cones back with error message ungainly typo uninstall, unsuccessful....
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Play Protect : Device not certified - What does it mean?

I would like to know what it means when Google Play Protect certifies a device. My Moto G6 (Ali) is not certified in the Play Store. (Tap to enlarge) Is there any way to certify my device? ...
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How can I Ungoogle my Phone?

I would like to get rid of everything Google and use open Gapp pico or nano instead. I have root access Running Android 7.0 . There's no working custom ROM for my phone(infinix note 3 pro) Is there a ...
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How to fix crashes on “Checking info” screen when trying to add a Google account?

I had to remove my Google account to sign out of Gmail, but when I try to log back in I see this screen and then it crashes: Without this, my Keep, Gmail and even Play Store isn't working and I'm ...
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Issue with Google Play Services

I can't access the Google Play Store and I keep getting the following error when trying to access my Gmail account on my Samsung phone: "Gmail won't run without Google Play services which are ...
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Core GMS package Suddenly started Malfunctioning (old Huawei Honor 8, ~2 years in use)

I have been using my Huawei Honor 8 for about 2 years now. I live in the US. And I have been using Google Play Store and other apps without any issues. Last night my phone ran out of charge and died. ...
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Lucky Patcher broke my Google Play services

I have a OnePlus 6 running Android 9.0.2 rooted with Magisk, but no recovery. (I tried to install recovery before rooting it every way I could imagine, with no success.) I had Lucky Patcher installed ...
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Open gapps crashing, no GSF id available on LineageOS 15.1

I just installed LineageOS 15.1 on my Galaxy Note 4 (SM910F) via TWRP, everything worked out nicely. Now I wanted to add the Gapps to the system in order to use the playstore. I downloaded the zip ...
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This account already exists on your device - Huawei Nova 2S

I bought a Huawei Nova 2S while in China. Installed Google Play Services 14.3.66 (com.google.android.gms_14.3.66_(090408-213742215)-14366030_minAPI26(arm64-v8a,armeabi-v7a)(480dpi)_apkmirror.com). I ...
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Samsung Galaxy S6 (G9200) with Rooted Stock Rom failed to install Gapps

I am using Android 7.0 Stock ROM on my Samsung Galaxy S6 (G9200) with a baseband version of G9200ZCS2ERC1 and security patch of ASKS v1.4 Release180122 SMR Mar-2018 Release 1. After I use Open Gapps ...
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Prevent/manage Google Play from knowing what sideloaded apps are on my device?

I recently tried out FDroid and going Google-less. I had to install Google Play to get some updates and apps I paid for, and much to my horror, I discovered that Google play still inserted itself all ...
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How to get Google (Play) Services on Huawei Nova 3e / P20 Lite?

I have bought a Huawei Nova 3e (aka Huawei P20 Lite) from China but it does not include Google Play Store / Gmail and other Google services. I have tried several things Installing and running "...
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How to prevent Google Play Books from uploading ebooks?

Even with Enable PDF uploading disabled on Google Play Books application every book I add gets added to the cloud. Is there any way to disable this behaviour?
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Google Play Support [duplicate]

When installing a game from Google Play I am asked to login to Google play services to update. Unfortunately the email account linked to this is one I had at school which no longer exists. How do I ...
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How to make Battery Saver Mode settings permanent?

And I have set my Battery Saver Mode settings as follows: $ adb shell $ su # settings put global battery_saver_constants "animation_disabled=true,vibration_disabled=true,adjust_brightness_disabled=...
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Google Apps not responing even after factory reset

I have a very annoying problem with my phone's Google Apps, which I cannot resolve or even diagnose. It affects Google Play, Google Maps, Chrome, Youtube, Google Settings, Account managing, and ...
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Android 8.1 GApps

So basically, I've flashed a rom onto my phone, specifically lineage 15.1, for the reasoning of I like Android 8.1. The problem, however, is that my gapps seem to not work. Google Play services stop ...
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Lineage OS — Phone still spying on me?

I switched from Android to Lineage OS, and I installed the most basic Gapps package possible, called 'pico', to get the bare minimum requirement for the Google Play store. I then manually disabled ...
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How to disable auto update Google Play Store and Google Play Service

My phone broken WiFi (couldn't scan WiFi around). So, I have to use phone data. However, I'm having problems with two apps: Google Play Store and Google Play Services usually updating, consume a lot ...
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repetitive bug message “Google Play Movies & TV has stopped” send bug report to Mi for analysis"

My phone is a Mi Max 2. First, after searching in Google Play Store, there is no app with this name, only "Google Play Music". I repported this a more than 100 times, without any changement. the ...
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Android device doesn't support Google Play Services

I'm using Samsung Galaxy Trend 3 SM-G3502U, having android of version 4.2.2 Since this is a Chinese device, so it was normal to be shipped without GApps. So, I tried to to install the latest version ...
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Google Play Store won't download app

Play Store downloads successfully first chosen app, but it get stuck on downloading the second one. There is no error message. Only activity I see is notification of content waiting to be downloaded. ...
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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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Google Play Services required permissions

Why does Google Play Services require so many permissions. Access to my phone, contacts, text messages, camera, microphone, and even body sensors cannot be turned off without constant push notices ...