Friday, 13 July 2018

How To Solve Unfortunately, Google Play Services Has stopped

If you have experienced this on your smartphone, "Unfortunately, Google Play Services Has stopped", then today we will share with you how you can solve this. This is as a result of Google Play crashing or as a result of a bug being affected. The effect is very frustrating, because when this occurs, you can neither use Google Play Store nor download any app.

How To Solve Unfortunately, Google Play Services Has stopped

We will be sharing some ways you can solve this problem if you ever experienced it. Some of the process used in solving this includes, Factory Resetting your device, Clear System Cache.

1) Using Factory Reset Method:
Firstly, you need to create a backup of your data before performing this.
After backing up your data, turn off your device.
Then press and hold the Home+Power+Volume Up key together.
Do this for about a minute and then release the power button once you see the logo.
Remember to keep holding home and Volume up keys, until you see the Android logo
Navigate to wipe data/factory reset using the volume down button 
Select the option using the power key 
Select ‘Yes‘ and you’ll be prompted for the next menu.
Then wait for the process to be completed. 
Once it’s done highlight ‘Reboot system now’ and press power button to select it.
All Done.

2) Clear Cache and Clear data:
To use this method, Go to Settings >>> Applications / Applications Manager >>> All Apps
Now scroll down untill you get to Google Play Services.
Now Tap on this, to open the settings.
Just in case you are using Android Marshmallow and above, then you will have to click on Google Play Services >>> Storage to open cache and data options.
Click Clear Data and Clear Cache.
Then  restart your device and you done.

These are some of the method you can use to solve the issue of unfortunately, Google Play Services has stopped. I hope this post was helpful. Please kindly share with friends.

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