[Solved] An Application requires installation of Google Play Services Error Fix

Have you ever received a message which says ‘an application requires installation of Google Play Services‘ or ‘this app won’t run without Google Play Services‘? If yes, and if you’re looking for a solution then here is a quick way to remove messages (this app requires an updated version of Google Play Services).

The Google Play Services errors are most common nowadays. As we can see that the number of users using Custom ROMs are increasing day-by-day. Although, the Custom ROMs are not distributed by Google or any other manufacturers and so it doesn’t come with pre-installed Google Apps. Well, the Google Play Services app is distributed by Google, and you can’t use it without permission. In that case, you must install Google Play Services app manually.

this app won't run without Google Play Services

These days almost every app requires authentication of Google Play Services app and so, it is one of the most needed apps just like WhatsApp. To get a Google Play Services app installed on your smartphone is not a groundbreaking task. One can directly update it from Google Play Store and those users who don’t have a Google Play Services app installed on their smartphones they need latest version APK. Here, in this article, we are going to provide the latest version of Google Play Services APK to download and also steps to install.

[Solved] An Application requires installation of Google Play Services Error Fix

An Application requires installation of Google Play Services Error Fix

Undoubtedly, getting the latest version of Google Play Services app will solve all your problems regardless of Samsung, LG, Sony, HTC, Motorola, Nexus, Pixel, Huawei, Lenovo, Gionee, Oppo, Karbonn, Asus, Acer, One Plus, Alcatel, Celkon, Intex, Xiaomi or any other Android smartphone. Now, Let’s see how you can get through the problem which says, “An Application requires installation of Google Play Services.”

How to Install Google Play Services APK on any Android Smartphone

Step 1: Download the latest version Google Play services apk from the below link.

Step 2: Once downloaded, copy the APK to your device internal / external storage of your Android smartphone.

Step 3: Now, Go to Settings > Security > Unknown Sources and check the box, which will allow installation of 3rd-party applications.

Check Unknown Sources to allow Google Play Services installation

Step 4: Navigate to the path where you have copied the APK and to open up installation screen.

Step 5: Finally, tap on install and it will start installing or updating Google Play services app.

Step 6: Once the installation is completed successfully, open menu by tapping on ‘app drawer’ and there you can see the ‘Google Settings’ app.

Congratulations, you have successfully installed Google Play Services app. Now, reboot your device to resolve the error – ‘An Application requires installation of Google Play Services Error.’.