If you are having an Android phone then you might have encountered with following two error messages.

  • Unfortunately, the process com.google.process.gapps has stopped’
  • com.google.process.gapps has stopped unexpectedly.’

Normally whenever we come across like the mentioned above or serious ones like Not Registered on Network Error on Android smartphones, we start feeling worried. But sometimes the errors are easy to resolve than what we think.

The two errors we are going to discussed now are also extremely easy to resolve, just that you need to follow a certain process. So let’s see how we can fix the process com.google.process.gapps error on Android phone.

How to fix the process com.google.process.gapps has stopped Error on Android

How to Fix the precess com.google.process.gapps has stopped Error on Android

Method #1: Clear the cache of the App troubling you

The first thing you should try is to clear the cache of the app which is serving you the error which is under the question right now. So follow the path given below and clear the cache of the troubling app.

Go to Settings → Apps → the troubling app → Clear Data → Clear Cache

Clear Catch the troubling app

Even after doing the above the problems continues then uninstall and reinstall the app which is bothering you.

Method #2: Clear Data of Google Play Services

We have noticed many Android users get scared when we advise them to clear Google Play Services cache to get rid of any problem instantly. Actually, this is just a process which is very simple to do and you will even not noticed that you have just cleared the cache of Google Play Services as things come back to normal within few seconds. So for solving the problem we are addressing now clearing the cache of Google Play Services may provide the solution.

Step #1. Follow this path: Settings → Apps (Application Manager) → Google Play Services

Go to Google Play Services

Step #2. Tap on ‘Storage’.

Tap on Storage

Step #3. Now tap on ‘Clear Cache’ which will prompt you with a caution message that all your data will be permanently deleted, tap on ‘Ok’ and proceed.

Tap on Clear Cache, then Ok to confirm

Method #3: Reset app preferences

The last option is to bring your apps back to square position. You need to follow the path: Settings → Apps → All and reset the app preferences. This will reset all your apps, but don’t worry no data of any of your apps will be deleted, so you can breathe easy.

Reset app preferences


These are the 3 best solutions one can offer to fix the process com.google.process.gapps has stopped error on your Android smartphone. None of the above solutions will harm your smartphone in any case so you can certainly make use of them and get rid of the problem.

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