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[Q] Leaked Android 5.0 Apps apks Help?

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By TeldenW, Senior Member on 21st October 2014, 11:27 PM
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Hey everybody

I found a link this morning for the new Android 5.0 leaked Google apps: http://http://phandroid.com/2014/10/...-5-0-lollipop/

I've simply installed the Messaging apk and it is working really well on my Rooted AT&T Note 3.
I attempted to install the new Gmail app, but I could not get it to work. I was getting FCs and had to jump back to the current Gmail.

Has anyone been able to get the Gmail apk to work?
 
 
22nd October 2014, 12:50 AM |#2  
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Uninstall Gmail using System App Remover. Boot into recovery, clear cache & davlik, fix permissions, reboot, then install it. Those are the steps I followed.
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22nd October 2014, 02:44 AM |#3  
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Hey everybody

I found a link this morning for the new Android 5.0 leaked Google apps: http://http://phandroid.com/2014/10/...-5-0-lollipop/

I've simply installed the Messaging apk and it is working really well on my Rooted AT&T Note 3.
I attempted to install the new Gmail app, but I could not get it to work. I was getting FCs and had to jump back to the current Gmail.

Has anyone been able to get the Gmail apk to work?

Yeah, what @reesedizan said. It worked for me after simply installing it, trying to open it (it'll force close), clear app cache and data, and rebooting.
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This is cool. Going to check out the 5.0 apps.
22nd October 2014, 03:22 PM |#5  
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Uninstall Gmail using System App Remover. Boot into recovery, clear cache & davlik, fix permissions, reboot, then install it. Those are the steps I followed.

I have tried both your, and @Justinchi 's method. I'm still getting force closes. Do I need to do something to the apk in root explorer?
22nd October 2014, 03:26 PM |#6  
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I have tried both your, and @Justinchi 's method. I'm still getting force closes. Do I need to do something to the apk in root explorer?

Which apps aren't working for you?
22nd October 2014, 03:37 PM |#7  
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Which apps aren't working for you?

I've got Messaging working like a charm.

The only app that I'm working on is Gmail. I can't get it to work for the life of me.
22nd October 2014, 03:41 PM |#8  
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I've got Messaging working like a charm.

The only app that I'm working on is Gmail. I can't get it to work for the life of me.

It may be due to your version of Android or ROM type then. Idk what the problem is. =(
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It may be due to your version of Android or ROM type then. Idk what the problem is. =(

I'm running a stock Rooted AT&T sm-n900A. That has probably got a lot to do with it. What are you running?
22nd October 2014, 03:48 PM |#10  
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I'm running a stock Rooted AT&T sm-n900A. That has probably got a lot to do with it. What are you running?

I'm running a stock-based ROM called Tweaked. Android 4.4.2 on MetroPCS.

Hmm... Maybe you should send a logcat to a dev on here.
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