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Why cant i open my facebook its installed but keep getting

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Why cant i open my facebook its installed but keep getting msg sorry facebook closed
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
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What is the make and model of the device you are trying to open it on?
Please let me know
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Samsung galaxy s5
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
Thanks
Can you go to Settings, Applications Manager
Then swipe to the list ALL and locate Google Services Framework
Press it and press clear data.
Then restart the S5 and tell me if Facebook then opens please.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No still getting msg facebook closed
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
Are other apps working ok? If you open the internet app and go to www.facebook.comDoes it load there?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If i load it up that way yes but not on the app
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
ok, go to Settings, Applications and locate the facebook app.
Does it say uninstall updates?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
ok, if you go to www.facebook.com
Can you sign in there into your account via the phone?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes can get into facebook that way just not on the app
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
ok, doing this for 10 years I have never seen an error Facebook Close.
Can you give me the exact error its giving you please?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Unfortunatly facebook closed
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
ok, thats a force close error.
which steps did you do to do the factory reset?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Went into settings backed up all my contacts photos on to memory card then pressed reset phone then started from scratch when done just like i didvwhen i got the phone but it didnt work
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
ok, I want you to do the reset this way please
Turn the Galaxy S5 off.
Now press and hold the Volume up button, the Home button, and the Power button together until you see the Android on screen.
Now use Volume down to highlight the wipe data/factory reset option and press the Power button to select it.
Use Volume down again to highlight Yes – delete all user data and press Power to select it.
Wait until you see the reboot system now option and then use the Power button to select it.
When the S5 restarts it should be completely wiped and ready to set up again.
Then install the Facebook app and tell me if it now runs please
Let me know the results please
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will fo it later got to go now
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
ok, I have marked this question to never close so no time limit on this.
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