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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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 ...
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Every Google app stopped working and I cannot act on this

Yesterday morning suddenly all my google apps (except partially Chrome) stopped working at the same time and I don't understand why, and surprisingly enough I cannot even act on this via the usual ...
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Thousands of NlpWakeLock entries eating through my battery when on WiFi, but Location Services are off

I get several thousand entries a day of the NlpWakeLock under Google Play Services (I'm using Wakelock Detector Free). It's draining my battery significantly. I have found it occurs when I'm connected ...
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Low fps on phone

I am currently playing critical ops on letv le 2 which has 3 gb ram and about 650 snapdragon . When i play game ( critical ops ) for few minutes i get about 60 fps , which runs smoothly . But after ...
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Google Play Services is not compatible with my device

Everything was running smooth until I got info I need Google Play Services to run GMail, Google Play Music, GoogleMaps and so on. I try to download/install it but get the message "Google Play Services ...
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How to use KVM alone without Android Studio AVD to emulate official x86_64 android images

I want to use official (google compiled) x86_64 android images. I know that I can use AVD manager from Android Studio to easely run and manage them. However, I use virt-manager with KVM, so I can't ...
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Apps demand I “Update Google Play Services” on MIUI - but should I?

I use a RedMi 3S phone, with MIUI 9.2.2.0 (Malmiek; based on Android 6.0.1). I don't use a Google account on my phone so I can't (and don't want to) use the Google Play Store. I use APKPure instead. ...
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Issues with gmail not recognising Google Play services

I have a tablet that came with no Google (suite) applications however I managed to install them manually and are working pretty fine. The only issue is with Gmail application which seems to have ...
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Can't get passed Setup Wizard after Factory Reset cause Google Play Services keeps stopping!

after Factory Resetting my Lenovo Tab 2 A8-50F Tablet with Android 5.1 i can't get passed the Setup Wizard after selecting the WIFI you want to connect it.. After Checking the Connection then it's ...
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Problems with Google Play Services

I am using a Samsung J3. I suddenly have problems with Google Play Services, with the message that unfortunately, it stopped. I took the following steps: In apps, I forced stop, cleared cache and ...
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Remove Google Apps mini and install another version - LineageOS

I have installed LineageOS 14.1 (+TWRP) on Samsung S5 g900f (klte) with Google Apps mini. I followed this guide: https://wiki.lineageos.org/devices/klte/install I also added Google Apps Mini zip ...
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Google Play Store is unable to search for updates

I have a THL T9 Plus with Android 6.0. Google Play Store version is 8.5.39.W-all [PR]. Google Play Services is version 11.9.51. I try to install updates on phone, but I get the error message, "There ...
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How to block all wakelock and wakeup events of Google Play Services running Android 4+?

Android 4+. With some apps as betterbatterystats, I identified that many wakelock of Google Play Service is eating my battery when my device is in deep sleep. I already study this phenomena further, ...
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Amazon Fire HD 10 (7th Generation), two profiles and non-working installation of Google Play Services on 2nd profile

I have an Amazon Fire HD 10 (7th Generation) with the latest version of Fire OS (5.6.0.0) installed. I would like to use two adult profiles, both should have access to the Google Play Store. I had no ...
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Google play services keeps crashing

Google play services keeps crashing every 3 to 10 seconds, and everything google related on my tablet won't load. It started this morning when i powered on my tablet. I'm using a Samsung Galaxy TabA 8....
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Cyanogenmod - new apps make bootloop

when I update some application (Telegram, Skype) my Cyanogenmod starts to glitch, Google Play, Trebushet services (when I open the application menu), Settings (when I click on the "Applications" ...
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Is there a way to control/use Google Play Protect together with microG (open source Google Play service alternative)?

I'm facing a tricky scenario, sometime back I decided to discontinue using Google Play Services in favour of an open source alternative - microG due to constant problems and crashing of several Google ...
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Baidu - Receive push notifications in China [closed]

For our client, we are developing an application where the majority of the users are located in Mainland China and we need to support push notifications for this group. Since Google and GCM (Google ...
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How to install Google Play Services without through Play Store in Redmi 3?

A bunch of my apps ask me to install Google Play Services but my Play Store won't start since the service is missing.
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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 in-app (google) maps after Google Play services update broke map functionality?

I am running AOS 6.0.1 (API-23) on a non-rooted phone. It's been working perfectly for months, but one day after updating some apps like Uber, Viber or Windy, I was told that Google Play services need ...
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Is Google Play Service a kind of “bypass” of my apps authorizations?

The google-play-services tag info says that it's "A library used by Google apps and many third-party apps to provide location and social functionality". Does this mean that if I refuse to provide the ...
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Why does Chrome drain more battery compared to Edge beta?

I'm currently using Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge together on the same smartphone. They share the same data, book marks etc. But even with data saver chrome kills the battery. Not related: Even ...
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Getting “OK Google” to play music from non-downloaded songs in Google Play Music Library?

I have many songs uploaded to my Music library on Google Play Music, but don't download more than a few of them to my Google Pixel. When I say "Ok Google, play _____", my phone will instead try to ...
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Play store error #963

I have a Xiaomi redmi note 4, last week, I flash super su with TWRP, I change the sd mount to EXT4 because I have a problem, but is solved, and I wipe data. When I reboot the phone to system, all is ...
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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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Google play services, please help

So my Google play services won't update saying I need to sign in but when I try, it doesn't seem to work
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Identifying why Google Play Services is hogging background data

My biggest data usage is Google Play Services background data. Google Play Services is used by many other apps, hiding which app is actually responsible for the data usage. This also means you can'...
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“Change your phone number?” notification

Since I got my new Google Pixel, I've received a "Change your phone number?" notification upon each boot up. Nothing I've done has remedied the issue... Here's what I've tried so far: Selected the ...
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Clearing user data for Google Play Services [duplicate]

I am using Samsung Galaxy On7, Android 6.0.1. My phone internal memory is quite small, 8GB. Moreover, apps like MS Word and Excel, which can be moved to sd card, come inbuilt, as a result of which I ...
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Google Play Store downloads won't start

I ran a speed test and I'm getting a full 4Mb/s. However, when trying to download an app, it's stuck on the indeterminate progress"Downloading" bar. 20 mins later it gives me an error saying it couldn'...
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Google Play services for Instant Apps downloads/installs itself without authorization, downloads/updates other components, how to disable?

Background "Google Play services for Instant Apps" has installed itself onto my device without my permission. It broke functionality of my firewall (AFWall and couple of other apps). And it is ...
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Google Play Music draining humongous amounts of battery

Around a couple of weeks back, my phone battery started draining really quickly. In the battery settings view, I could see that Google Play Music is consuming huge amounts of battery. I have tried ...
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Installing Google play services without flashing

Can installing Play Services rather than flashing GApps ? I know that play services drains battery. Flashing GApps makes it as a system app and byusing greenify(as root) reduces the battery usage made ...
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Signal, WhatsApp, etc. without Gapps on Copperhead

There is seemingly no way to install gapps on Copperhead OS anymore, as indicated by the Copperhead OS bugtracker. Yet, Mike Perry does it by installing Copperhead piecemeal. What is going on here? ...
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How Google Play programs family is updated?

In my previous question I asked about how Google Play Store is updated. And this question is sort of an extension to the previous one. What updates what? I know that Google Play Store updates other ...
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Clash of Clan Google log-in fail

I changed my device from Samsumg Galaxy S5 to S8+, and re-installed Clash of Clan, but failed to move the previous progress to the new device. I can't log into my Google Play account. When I click ...
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How to disable this app without google play services that i have disabled?

Can somebody help me modify this app so it can work without Google play services? I tried lucky patcher, but it crashed with a message 'Unfortunately, NASA app has stopped'. It is an app called NASA, ...
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Fakestore, blankstore, gms, microg, unifiednlp - what's best for Android without Gapps?

I've been running Android for maybe 2 years without Gapps or a Google account, and like the experience, but I'd also like to do it better because some apps I used to use, now don't run without some ...
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All apps including google apps stopped working

Please help! I reseted my phone still stopped working messages are pop uping. No apps can be opened all stoped working. Mine is rooted phone. I thought I will uninstall system app that is Google play ...
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“Unfortunately, Google play services has stopped.” LG Destiny

Ive tried all of the methods listed by most forums, tech blogs, the google play help group or whatever it is, anyway. There literally has not been a single solution that's worked for others and myself....
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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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How to add Google Play support in Anbox?

I know it's a relatively new and unstable application but I figured if anyone has suffered through the issue and solved it then they can help me too. Anbox does't come with Google Services, As Google ...
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Google App & Google Play Services Draining Battery in Cyanogenmod

I have an old Sony Xperia Z I want to use in my car to use Spotify/ Google Maps/ Google Navigation/ Android Auto. The phone is running Cyanogenmod 13.0-20161219-NIGHTLY-yuga / Android 6.0.1 (...
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WhatsApp delayed notifications - Force application to run with foreground priority

Is it possible to force an application (e.g. WhatsApp) to run with foreground priority so Android shows notifications (e.g. new messages) of that app as fast as possible? There are apps that use a ...
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Google Play Services: Wrong Architecture. Can't change

So I've got a problem with Google Play services where it's stuck in an arm64-v8a architecture while my phone's is armeabi-v7a. It happened when I tried installing a beta version of Google Play ...