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“Account action required” Notification Fixed!

Yesterday, an “account action required” notification popped up on my Android phone. I tapped on it to fix it but nothing happened. I discovered that it also affected my Google contacts sync. After trying some tricks I saw on some online forums, I was able to get rid of the annoying notification.

If you are currently experiencing same, you can try the steps below.

Summary of Steps To Take

  1. Clear cache data for the Google Play Store app.
  2. Clear cache for Google Play Services
  3. Restart your device.
  4. Remove Google Account
  5. Add Google Account

That’s all.

gogle play services account action required

 

How To Clear Cache For Google Play Store App

Go to Settings > Apps > Google Play Store > Storage > Clear cache > OK

How To Clear Cache for Google Play Services App

Go to Settings > Apps > Google Play Services > Storage > Clear cache > OK

How To Remove Google Account

Open your device’s Settings app.
Under “Accounts,” touch Google and then the account you want to remove.
Touch the Menu icon in the top right corner of the screen.
Touch Remove account.

How To Add Google Account

Open your device’s Settings app.
Under “Accounts,” touch Add account > Google .
Follow the instructions to add your account.

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