How to Update Google Play Services on Android: A Step-by-Step Guide
Learn how to update Google Play Services on your Android device with this step-by-step guide. Includes instructions for automatic and manual updates, as well as tips for troubleshooting common problems.
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There are two ways to update Google Play Services:
1. Automatic updates
Google Play Services will automatically update when you connect to Wi-Fi and have the Google Play Store app open. To check for updates, open the Google Play Store app and tap the profile icon in the top right corner. Then, tap "Settings > About" and look for the "Google Play Services" entry. If an update is available, it will be listed here.
2. Manual updates
If you want to manually update Google Play Services, you can do so by following these steps:
- Go to your device's settings.
- Tap on "Apps & notifications" or "Manage apps."
- Find "Google Play Services" in the list of apps.
- Tap on "Google Play Services."
- Tap on "Update."
If an update is available, it will be downloaded and installed automatically.
Here are Some Tips for Updating Google Play Services:
- Make sure that your device is connected to Wi-Fi before updating Google Play Services. This will prevent you from using your data plan to download the update.
- If you are having trouble updating Google Play Services, try restarting your device. This may clear up any errors that are preventing the update from installing.
- If you are still having trouble updating Google Play Services, you can try clearing the cache and data for the Google Play Store app. To do this, go to your device's settings, tap on "Apps & notifications" or "Manage apps," find "Google Play Store" tap on "Google Play Store," and then tap on "Storage." Tap on "Clear cache" and then tap on "Clear data."
If you are still having trouble updating Google Play Services Contact Google Play support for help.
Here are Some of the Benefits of Updating Google Play Services:
- Improved performance and stability
- New features and bug fixes
- Security updates
It is important to keep Google Play Services up to date to ensure that your device is running smoothly and securely.