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    Default Unfortunately maps has stopped working

    I've been getting the following error message "unfortunately maps has stopped working". The error appears to occur indiscriminately. I've gone online but cannot seem to find a fix. I've un installed the last update and reinstalled the latest. I've reset my phone but to no avail. Does anyone have a solution?

    I'm using a TELUS note 2 with the latest OTA 4.3 os.

    Thanks.

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    I'm having the same issue with both the Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 tablet. It started 3 days ago and happens randomly, like when in the middle of a call. Any insight would be greatly appreciated.

    I'm on 4.4.2 with both devices ant T-Mobile is my carrier.
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    I'm having the same problem on my LG G2. Started a couple of days ago. Tried clearing app data and cache...no effect.

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    Same here. I am using a Samsung Galaxy S4. The problem started about 3 days ago for me as well. I have uninstalled Maps, cleared the data, cleared the cache... but nothing works. It's getting extremely frustrating. Would appreciate any insights....
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    Same problem on Moto X running 4.4.2, its really annoying.

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    It is related to the last "Google Now" update, disable Google now to prevent this crash.

    Must be Google now calculating time to places via maps.
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    I had the same issue when I had my Note 2.
    "The worst foe lies within the self....."
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    The issue seems to have subsided although I don't recall seeing any kind of maps update. Hopefully it won't return.

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    I'm so glad this isn't just my phone. My nexus 5 and both my dad's and sister's moto X's are all getting this error! I don't know what to tell them... Any fixes? Is this acknowledged by Google?

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    I found out that my google map was causing that message to pop up. You can reset the cache in the application settings and that should stop the message from popping up. If not then uninstall the google map update. I hope this helps. Have a blessed life.

    Andre Romance
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    I met the same problems and searched many internet pages for the solutions but didn't work. But finally I found my solution and I am happy to share with you. The latest version of google map is 8.1. I uninstalled it and install 8.0 then the problem is fixed. So try an older version and then stop the automatic update. The problem should be fixed.

    this link, if you want download apk:
    http://www.theandroidsoul.com/downlo...maps-apk-v8-0/
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    Default Re: Unfortunately maps has stopped working

    Quote Originally Posted by asaini007 View Post
    I'm so glad this isn't just my phone. My nexus 5 and both my dad's and sister's moto X's are all getting this error! I don't know what to tell them... Any fixes? Is this acknowledged by Google?

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    Tell them to turn off Google Now as previously posted by tomla - fixed my issue on KitKat 4.4.2 with maps 9.1.0 immediately.

    This was on a BLU Studio 5.0C HD unlocked running on the AT&T USA network.

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